Loading…
Thursday, December 25, 2014
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
HomeNewsLocal
Published: Monday, 11/24/2008

Man killed in Henry County traffic crash

BLADE STAFF

LIBERTY CENTER, Ohio A Henry County man was killed early Monday when his car struck a tree off U.S. 24 southeast of this community, authorities said.

The driver, Aaron Ripke, 18, of Henry County s Washington Township, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to troopers at the Ohio Highway Patrol s Bowling Green post.

The crash occurred about 7:40 a.m. west of Henry County Road 4-A in Washington Township, about two miles southeast of Liberty Center.

Mr. Ripke was westbound on U.S. 24 when he drove off the north side of the road. He was wearing a seat belt, troopers said.

The cause of the crash was under investigation.

Liberty Center is about 30 miles southwest of Toledo.



Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.








Poll