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Car strikes tree head-on causing fatality

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, OH (Toledo News Now) -

A person is dead after a crash in Perrysburg Township.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol says Mathew R. Paxton, 47, of Weston, was driving on Dowling Rd. west of State Route 199 when he went off the right side of the road and struck a cement birdbath, bushes and a tree.

Troopers say the vehicle sustained heavy damage from the crash.

The accident happened at about 2:50pm.

The crash remains under investigation.

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