Patrol probes fatal crash

Staff Writer

Troopers from the Wapakoneta Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol continue to investigate a one vehicle fatal crash.

The crash occurred Friday evening February 2, at 9:23 p.m. on Interstate 75 at State Route 67 in Auglaize County.

Through the crash investigation it was found that a 2005 Hyundai Tuscan SUV was traveling north on Interstate 75 attempting to exit at State Route 67/Exit 113.

The vehicle traveled off the left side of the ramp and overturned. The driver was ejected from the vehicle.

The driver was later identified as Jill A. Zwiebel, age 42, of Wapakoneta.

Zwiebel was transported from the scene by Wapakoneta EMS to Lima Memorial Hospital in Lima, Ohio, where she was pronounced deceased by medical personnel.

lt appears that a seatbelt was not worn, and alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the crash.

Agencies assisting at the scene were the Wapakoneta EMS and Fire Department.

The next of kin has been notified.

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