Elmore man seriously injured in US 6 crash


FREMONT – An Elmore man was seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash on U.S. 6.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating the crash that occurred near milepost 23 in Riley Township. The crash was reported to the Sandusky Highway Patrol Dispatch Center at 6:19 p.m., according to a Monday press release.

David Coleman, 66, was operating a silver 2014 GMC Terrain eastbound on Route 6. Coleman failed to negotiate a curve, causing him to drive off the right side of the road, according to the patrol. The vehicle then struck a culvert and overturned.

Coleman was extricated from the vehicle by the Clyde Fire Department. He was taken by Sandusky County EMS to Mercy Health – St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo with serious injuries.

The patrol was assisted on scene by the Sandusky County Sheriff’s Office, Sandusky County EMS, Clyde Fire Department and Grunden Towing.

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