The Fulton County Sheriff office is investigating a fatal four-wheeler crash that occurred in Dover Township, Saturday, Oct. 18, at 12:43 p.m.
According to a FCSD press release, a 2001 Honda ATV operated by Justin Nofziger, 11, rural Fayette, with Clarissa Short, 19, rural Fayette, as a passenger, was traveling eastbound through a bean field when the four-wheeler went out of control, overturned, and ejected both riders.
Short, daughter of Rod and Brenda and a 2007 Archbold High School graduate, died at the scene. Nofziger was transported to St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center, Toledo, by air ambulance.
Neither rider was wearing a helmet. The crash remains under investigation.–Posted 10.18, 10:20 p.m.