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Wednesday Crash Claims One Life

Karen S. Essex, 46, rural Defi ance, was pronounced dead at the scene of a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Co. Rds. H and 10, Wednesday, Aug. 13.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol report on the crash states at about 8:36 am, Essex was driving a car north on Co. Rd. 10 and failed to yield the rightof way to an eastbound sportutility vehicle driven by Lorrie M. Crossfield, 42, rural Delta. The two vehicles collided.

Essex was pronounced dead at the scene. The Fulton County Coroner transported her to the Fulton County Health Center morgue.

Crossfield was taken to FCHC by Delta Rescue, where she was treated and released.

Assisting OSHP troopers were Fulton County Sheriff deputies, Delta fire and rescue, and the county coroner office.

Crash remains under investigation.

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