Wauseon police are investigating a fatal vehicle-pedestrian crash that occurred about 6:44 am, Friday, Dec. 14 in the 600 block of Enterprise Avenue.
In a press release, WPD announced Dariel Morales, 22, Wauseon, had been struck by a vehicle. Wauseon Rescue transported Morales to the Fulton County Health Center, where he was pronounced dead.
WPD has identified the driver of the vehicle as Doug Kutzli, 42, of Wauseon.
The call was originally reported as a subject lying in the roadway. When officer arrived, they found Morales lying in the roadway with “serious life-threatening” injuries.
WPD’s initial investigation revealed was walking north on the roadway, and was struck by a northbound vehicle.
As of 12:15 pm, Friday, the incident was still under investigation. No further information was available.-Posted 12.14, 1:20 pm