Mon., 10:53am: One person dead in Route 224 crash

BERLIN CENTER — One person is dead following a crash earlier today near Western Reserve High School, the Ohio State Patrol has confirmed.

Troopers said a car and utility truck collided around 7:30 a.m. on U.S. Route 224 near S. Duck Creek Road.

It is not clear whether there were any other injuries.

Route 224 westbound was closed while the vehicles were removed from the road.

Western Reserve High School was closed Monday due to winter weather.