SUGAR CREEK TWP. — The Lima Post of
the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a single vehicle fatal
crash on SR115 near the Allen and Putnam County Line. The crash
occurred at approximately 4:30 p.m.
A 1997 Buick Century, driven by Keona
Lashay Madlock, 20, of Lima was traveling north on SR 115 in Putnam
County. Madlock lost control of the vehicle and traveled off the
right side of the roadway, striking a tree.
Madlock sustained fatal injuries as a
result of the crash and was pronounced deceased at the scene. Drugs
and alcohol are not suspected. Madlock was not wearing a safety belt
at the time of the crash. SR 115 was closed for approximately two
hours. The crash remains under investigation.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol was
assisted at the scene by the Putnam County Sheriff's Office, the
Allen County Sheriff's Office, Kalida Volunteer Fire Department,
Putnam County E.M.S., the Putnam County Coroner's Office, the Ohio
Department of Transportation, Love-Heitmeyer Funeral Home and Delpha