LOGAN COUNTY — One person is dead, and another is in the hospital after a two-vehicle crash in Logan County on Monday, according to a crash report.
Logan County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the crash at 6 a.m., in the 9000 block of State Route 117 in Richland Township, southeast of Lima.
18-year-old Dietrich Lyles, of Lima, was driving a 2010 Mercury Milan south on SR 117 when he was crossing an ice-covered bridge and lost control.
The Mercury spun out, but Lyles was able to regain control. He crossed the center lane and struck a 2021 GMC Sierra, driven by a 40-year-old man from Bellefontaine.
The crash report indicates that Lyles died on scene. The 40-year-old was transported to Lima Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.
Both vehicles had disabling damages and had to be towed.
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