(6-6-21) Troopers from the Wapakoneta Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal crash that occurred Sunday morning June 6, 2021 at approximately 1:57 a.m. just west of Graham Road on Buckland-Holden Road in Auglaize County.
Through the investigation, it was determined that a blue 2006 Honda Civic was being driven westbound on Buckland Holden Road by Adam Stiles (35) Wapakoneta, Ohio. The Honda Civic drove off the right side of the roadway and struck a driveway culvert. The Honda Civic came to final rest in the ditch.
Stiles was removed from the vehicle by mechanical means. He was pronounced dead at the scene and transported to Eley Funeral Home in Wapakoneta, Ohio.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol was assisted on scene by the Uniopolis and Wayne Township Fire Departments, Uniopolis EMS, Tops Towing and Garage, and the Auglaize County Coroner, Jason Stienecker.
Stiles was not wearing a properly adjusted seat-belt. Alcohol is not suspected in this crash. The crash remains under investigation.
Next of kin has been notified.