Teen dies in jet ski crash in Crawford County’s Tod Township

Staff report

TOD TOWNSHIP — The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of an 18-year-0ld woman who died Sunday after a jet ski crash on a farm pond in Tod Township.

Tod Township is west of Bucyrus.

According to the sheriff’s office, at 6:32 p.m. Sunday, deputies from the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to a report of a jet ski crash on a farm pond in Tod Township. Members of the Wyandot East Volunteer Fire Department and Life Support Ambulance Service were also dispatched.

The report to the sheriff’s office said that an 18-year old female on a 1991 Yamaha jet ski was struck by another 1991 Yamaha jet ski. The 18-year-old was transported to Bucyrus Community Hospital, where she was pronounced deceased.

The sheriff’s office is withholding her name until her family is notified.

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources were contacted and will be assisting in the investigation.

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Staff report