(2-9-20) David Kimmel (69) of Rockford died in a Sunday morning crash on U.S. Route 33 near the Mercer -Van Wert County Line.

At around 9:20 am Kimmel’s 2002 Buick Rendezvous rolled over while he was traveling west on U.S. Route 33, after he went left of center and drove off the right side of the road after he had over corrected his vehicle. Kimmel, who was was not wearing a seat-belt,  was thrown from the vehicle.

He was transported to Van Wert County Hospital and  later was flown to Fort Wayne’s Lutheran Hospital where he passed away.

The Wapakoneta Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol investigated the crash.