Authorities: Alcohol and speed blamed for deadly crash in Greenwich Township

GREENWICH TOWNSHIP, Ohio ( WJW)-  The Ohio State Highway Patrol’s Norwalk Post is investigating a deadly crash in Huron County.

It happened Thursday around 10:20 p.m. on Plymouth East Road east of SR 13 in Greenwich Township.

Authorities say, David France Jr., 18, was driving a 1998 Buick Regal eastbound on Plymouth East Road when he lost control of his car and went off the right side of the road, striking a ditch.

The car flipped over several times, before coming to a rest in a farm field.

According to police, unsafe speed and alcohol are being blamed for the crash.


Google Map for coordinates 41.025992 by -82.486105.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.