Troopers: One killed, five injured in Marion County crash

MARION COUNTY, OH (WCMH) — One person is dead and five others seriously injured after a three-vehicle crash in Marion County.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol continues to investigate after State Route 309 was closed at Marion-Williamsport Road, west of Marion, for nearly two hours following the multi-vehicle crash.

Troopers said the crash happened at about 7pm Sunday. Timothy Gullet, 49, was flown by medical helicopter to Grant Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Five other victims, including three children, were taken to area hospitals for treatment.

Troopers said the driver of one of the cars was traveling southbound on  Marion-Williamsport Road and failed to yield at a stop sign.

Charges have not been filed as the crash remains under investigation.

Keep checking for real-time updates on this story. To get alerts for breaking news, grab the free NBC4 News App for iPhone or Android. You can also sign up for email alerts.

What others are clicking on: provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s