Darke Co. Sheriff identifies man who died inside tanker truck on SR-118

Local News

ANSONIA, Ohio (WDTN) — The Darke County Sheriff’s Office sent deputies to investigate calls about a man stuck in a tanker truck on State Route 118 south of Ansonia Friday morning.

Ansonia first responders arrived around 11:30 a.m. to find 51-year-old Saul Hernandez, of Union City, Ind., unconscious and unresponsive inside the tank. Fire personnel were able to remove him from the tank, however, he was declared dead at the scene.

Darke County Sheriff’s Detectives, Darke County Coroner’s Office and OSHA are conducting the investigation.

WDTN.com will update this story when more information is available.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Video on WDTN.com

Don't Miss

Interactive Radar

More As Seen on 2 NEWS