Coroner identifies man killed in crash on SR 560 in Champaign Co.

Miami Valley News

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ohio (WDTN) – A driver killed in a crash Sunday morning on State Route 560 in Champaign County has been identified.

The Champaign County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 26-year-old Joseph Wells, of Springfield.

The Champaign County Sheriff’s Office said the initial investigation found that Wells was driving a pickup truck southbound on S.R. 560, just north of Old Troy Pike when he left the roadway. The car then traveled back onto the roadway, lost control and went off the west side of the road into the 2200 block. The car struck a ditch and rolled before coming to rest.

Wells was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash is under investigation by the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office.

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