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Canton man killed in Wayne County car crash

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Posted at 2:22 PM, Dec 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-28 14:22:50-05

EAST UNION TOWNSHIP, Ohio — A 41-year-old Stark County man was killed in a car crash that happened in Wayne County on Friday evening.

The man has been identified as Jason Mohler, of Canton.

The crash occurred on U.S. Route 30 in East Union Township just after 6 p.m.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Mohler was driving east on U.S. Route 30 near mile marker 16 when his vehicle went off the right side of the road, hit a culvert and rolled over.

Authorities said Mohler was not wearing a seat belt and was partially ejected during the crash. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers said alcohol does not appear to have contributed to the crash.

OHSP said the incident is the fourth fatal crash in as many days in Wayne County.