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The Journal Gazette

Friday, September 08, 2017 6:50 am

Motorist killed in SUV crash

The Journal Gazette

A single-vehicle crash south of Defiance, Ohio resulted in the death of a 39-year-old man early today, according to state police.

Officers said Darius King was northbound on State Route 111 about 2:10 a.m. when his 2003 Chevrolet Trailblazer went off the right side of the roadway, striking a tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the crash is unknown and police are investigating.