Perry Township (11-26-21) – The Ohio State Highway Patrol’s Lima Post is investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 7:34 AM, on Interstate 75, near State Route 65.
A 2004 Ford F-150, driven by Walker A. Maag (20) of Lima, Ohio was traveling northbound on Interstate 75. Maag lost control of the vehicle while crossing over the icy State Route 65 overpass. The vehicle went off the right side of the roadway, through a guardrail and overturned. The vehicle came to rest on Yoder Road. Maag was ejected from the vehicle.
Maag sustained fatal injuries as a result of the crash and was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Allen County Coroner’s Office. The seat-belt was not in use and the crash remains under investigation.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol was assisted at the scene by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office, Perry Township Fire, Shawnee Township EMS, Allen County Coroner’s Office, and Big Daddy’s Towing