The Ohio State Highway Patrol reports a one-vehicle fatal crash Sunday morning in Defiance County’s Delaware Township.
Police say 26 year old Jarad Sharp of Sherwood, died when he lost controls of his vehicle on Coy Road at 2:36 a.m.
According to the police report, Sharp’s vehicle traveled off the side of the roadway, went into a small ditch and then flipped, throwing Sharp from the vehicle.
Two passengers, 26 year old Jedadiah Sharp, also of Sherwood, and 23 year old Derreck Sharp of Blakeslee, were taken by ambulance to the ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital where they were both treated for non life threatening injuries and released.
Police say no one was wearing seat belts and alcohol was a factor in the crash, which remains under investigation.