Convoy (12-17-22) – The Van Wert Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating the death of a deceased man found in the eastbound rest area of U.S. 30 in Union Township, Van Wert County.

Donald K. Richardson Jr. (40) Lima, Ohio was found deceased in his 2011 Buick Lacrosse while a trooper from the Van Wert post was performing a rest area check.

The case remains under investigation.

The Patrol was assisted by the Van Wert Coroner’s Office, Convoy EMS, and Jim Schmidt Towing.