Morrow County- The Mount Gilead Post of Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a two vehicle, fatal crash that occurred at approximately 1:27 p.m. Oct. 18 on State Route 95 near milepost 3 in Canaan Township, Morrow County.
Shad M. Higgins, 30, of Marion, Ohio was operating a white 1997 Toyota Camry westbound on State Route 95. Charles D. Kloh Jr., 44, of Mount Vernon, Ohio was operating a 2015 Mack Conventional Semi eastbound on State Route 95. Higgins drove left of center and was struck Kloh head on and succumbed to his injuries at scene.
Seatbelts were in use at the time of the crash and alcohol and drugs are not suspected to be a factor in the crash.
Next of kin has been notified. The Mount Gilead Post was assisted by the Morrow County Sheriff’s Office, Mount Gilead Fire Department, Morrow County EMS and Ohio Department of Transportation.
The crash remains under investigation by the Mount Gilead Patrol Post.