Driver dead from single-vehicle crash in Darke County

Local News
CAR CRASH GENERIC_101581

DARKE COUNTY (WDTN)- A 47-year-old man is dead after a crash in Darke County Saturday morning.

According to a release from the sheriff’s office, crews responded to the 5900 block of State Route 722 just before 11:30 am for the report of a single-vehicle crash into a tree.

A preliminary investigation revealed a silver 2005 Ford Escape was traveling westbound on SR-722 when it veered off the right side of the road and hit a tree.

Paul Sweda, of Union, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation by the Darke County Sheriff’s Office along with the Darke County Coroners Office.

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.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