Teen Dies in Violent Crash

FULTON COUNTY -- A violent crash on Route 20 has claimed a life.  It happened just east of Fayette in Fulton County around 6:00pm on Friday.

A pickup truck driven by 17-year-old Jamie Doremus of Wauseon was hit by a tractor-trailer rig at the intersection of US 20 and County Road 23.  Doremus was pronounced dead at the scene.

A passenger in the pickup, 17-year-old Jessica Sharp of Delta, was flown by helicopter to St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center.  Her condition is not known.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was not seriously hurt.

Police are still investigating the crash.

Posted by AEB