Two seriously hurt in Fulton County crash

METAMORA – A Grand Rapids man and a Metamora woman were seriously injured in a Fulton County crash on Wednesday, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

At approximately 6:48 a.m., troopers responded to an injury crash that occurred at the intersection of Ohio 64 and County Road T in Amboy Township.

Patricia Schudel, 74, Metamora, was driving a Chrysler Pacifica westbound on County Road T. William Bostelman, 49, Grand Rapids, was driving a Ford F-150 northbound on Route 64.

Schudel failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection and her vehicle struck Bostelman’s vehicle on the passenger side. Both vehicles came to rest in a field on the northwest side of the intersection.

Both drivers were transported by EMS to Toledo Hospital with serious injuries, according to the patrol.

Impairment is not suspected to be a factor in this crash.

The patrol was assisted by Metamora Fire & EMS, the Fulton County Sheriff’s Department, the Ohio Department of Transportation, Brett’s Towing and Xpress Towing.

This crash remains under investigation.