A man from Defiance was killed Saturday afternoon in a crash on Ohio 111 in Defiance County.
The Ohio Highway Patrol say 78 year old Fred Justinger lost control of his vehicle just north of Hammersmith Road, at about 1:20 p.m., went off the road, traveled down an embankment, and hit several trees.
The Crescent News reports that Justinger was pronounced dead at the scene by the Defiance County coroner.
According to police, Justinger was wearing a seat belt.
The crash currently remains under investigation by the Ohio Highway Patrol.