ATWATER TOWNSHIP, Ohio– The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a one-car crash that took the life of a Deerfield man.
It happened on Moff Road west of state Route 183 in Atwater Township at about 5:20 a.m. Sunday.
According to the patrol, the driver crossed the center line, and went off the side of the road before hitting a ditch and a tree. The SUV also hit an above-ground oil pipeline valve, causing a leak.
The highway patrol identified the driver as Nickolas D. Williams, 22. He died as a result of his injuries.
Alcohol and speed are suspected factors, troopers said.