Warren resident killed in crash

Warren resident killed in crash

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a single-vehicle crash that killed a Warren man late Friday on state Route 78 in Salem Township in Monroe County.

A report states at 10:25 p.m. Friday, a 2016 Ford pickup truck driven by Alan Crawford, 41, of Warren, was traveling west on Route 78 when the vehicle traveled off the right side of the road, hit a ditch and embankment, then overturned and struck several trees.

Crawford died at the scene. The report states he was not wearing a seatbelt and alcohol and speed are suspected as factors in the crash.


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