Accident on US 20 kills 1

FULTON COUNTY -- One car and one semi truck were involved in an accident on US 20 near TR 4-3. There was one fatality.

Witnesses say a car traveling west on US 20 veered left of center into oncoming traffic. A man who was in the car was killed, and the driver of the semi truck that his car hit was taken to the hospital.

The semi's cab did catch on fire, which was extinguished.

ODOT announces that US 20 near TR 4-3 (west of Assumption) is still closed. The suggested alternate route is SR 109; US 20A; SR 64.

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