Alcohol believed to be factor in single-vehicle crash

Alcohol believed to be factor in single-vehicle crash

FREMONT, OH (WTOL) - The Ohio State Highway Patrol reports that alcohol is believed to be a factor in a crash involving a single vehicle on State Route 600.

OSHP stated in a press release that driver, Jerry Schuett, 62, of Gibsonburg was driving westbound on SR 600 when he traveled off the right side of the road and sideswiped a tree. After this, he struck another tree head-on.

Schuett was driving a 2010 Toyota hatchback and was wearing his seat belt.

His injuries were life-threatening and he was transported to Toledo Hospital for care.

Investigations were ongoing as of March 11, 2016 - the date of the accident.

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