A Dayton was man was killed and two other people were injured in a three-vehicle crash Saturday night on S.R. 73 in Highland County.
The Wilmington Ohio State Highway Patrol Post said Sean M. Fisher, 31, Dayton, was driving a 2003 Honda Civic traveling northwest on S.R. 73 at 9:33 p.m. at the intersection of Deer Run Road near the Hillsboro corporation line. The preliminary investigation indicates Fisher drove left of center and struck a 2014 Buick Enclave traveling southeast head-on. The Buick Enclave was being operated by Mackenzie A. Oglesby, 22, Hillsboro.
The Buick Enclave then traveled off the right edge of the roadway and struck a 2011 GMC Terrain being operated by Micah B. Covault, 45, Milford, who was stationary at the intersection of Deer Run Road and S.R. 73, according to the state patrol.
Fisher was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Highland County Coroner’s Office.
Oglesby was transported by ground and later airlifted to an area hospital for injuries.
Covault was treated and released at the scene.
The Highland County Sheriff’s Office, Paint Creek Joint EMS/Fire District and the Ohio Department of Transportation assisted troopers on scene.
Fisher was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash, the state patrol said.
The crash remains under investigation by the state patrol.