LAFAYETTE TOWNSHIP, Ohio — The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash.
Troopers said the crash happened around 12:30 p.m. Thursday on State Route 162 near Ryan Road in Lafayette Township.
According to troopers, Curtis Perkins, 34, was driving a 2006 Ford Fusion eastbound when he traveled left of center and hit a Kenworth tractor-trailer head-on.
Perkins was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the tractor-trailer was transported to Cleveland Clinic-Medina Hospital with minor injuries.