Troy man killed in accident on National Road


Speed, slick roads being investigated

By Darrell Wacker - dwacker@aimmediamidwest.com



A 51-year old Troy man was killed in this single car accident in the 1000 block of W. National Road on Sunday.

A 51-year old Troy man was killed in this single car accident in the 1000 block of W. National Road on Sunday.


VDF photo

A 51-year old Troy man was killed in this single car accident in the 1000 block of W. National Road on Sunday.


VDF photo

VANDALIA — A Troy man has been identified as the driver of a car that crashed near Beau Townsend Nissan on Sunday evening.

James McClellan, 51, was pronounced dead at the scene in the single-car accident that snapped a utility pole on West National Road. There were no other injuries in the accident.

According to the Ohio State Police, McClellan’s car was traveling eastbound on W. National Road when it veered off the right side of the road and struck the utility pole on the driver’s side of the car. The car then wrapped around the pole, trapping the victim inside the vehicle.

State Police are investigating speed and slick roads as possible factors in the accident.

A 51-year old Troy man was killed in this single car accident in the 1000 block of W. National Road on Sunday.
https://www.vandaliadrummernews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2019/01/web1_Crash1.jpgA 51-year old Troy man was killed in this single car accident in the 1000 block of W. National Road on Sunday. VDF photo

A 51-year old Troy man was killed in this single car accident in the 1000 block of W. National Road on Sunday.
https://www.vandaliadrummernews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2019/01/web1_Crash2.jpgA 51-year old Troy man was killed in this single car accident in the 1000 block of W. National Road on Sunday. VDF photo
Speed, slick roads being investigated

By Darrell Wacker

dwacker@aimmediamidwest.com

Reach Darrell Wacker at (937) 684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.

Reach Darrell Wacker at (937) 684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.