Fatal Crash Investigation 04222015

On April 22, 2015, at 3:06pm, the Wood County Sheriff’s Office investigated a single vehicle crash on Tontogany Creek Road north of Cross Creek Road.

A 2003 Ford Explorer was traveling southbound on Tontogany Creek Road when a tree fell on top of the vehicle. The vehicle then traveled off the left side of the roadway, striking a mailbox and utility pole. The driver of the car was pronounced deceased at the scene. A passenger in the vehicle was transported to Wood County Hospital, with non-incapacitating injuries.

The driver of the vehicle was identified as Almeda M. Couture, 57 years of age, of Toledo, Ohio.

The crash remains under investigation.