Man killed in crash on SR 41 in Clark County identified

CLARK COUNTY — One person is dead following a crash on State Route 41 near Titus Road Thursday afternoon, the state patrol said.

At approximately 3:10 p.m. the Springfield Post of the Ohio State Patrol responded to the crash involving two vehicles.

45-year-old John Dooley of Springfield was pronounced dead on the scene by the Clark County Coroner’s Office.

OSHP says that Dooley was driving northbound on SR 41 when a 27-year-old man also travelling northbound made a right turn into a private drive.

Dooley struck the passenger side door of the man’s vehicle and then continued to hit a utility pole.

OSHP says Dooley was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.

The other driver and the passenger in the vehicle were wearing seatbelts and not injured in the incident.

The crash remains under investigation.