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Update : Fatal Crash in the Fog on OH-56 by Westfall High School


PICKAWAY – A two-car crash has been reported west of Westfall schools around 8:15 am

According to reports, the fog in the air is very thick and two vehicles collided at the intersection of OH-56 and Hall road. At least one person needed to be extracted from the vehicle.

Several people are injured, please avoid the area as the road is shut down at this time. Tri-County, Williamsport are at the scene.

Update: The crash occurred at 8:28 a.m. this morning on SR 56 at Hall Road  in Monroe Twp. 
A  2012 Dodge Ram pick-up truck driven by James K. Greiner of Circleville was traveling northwest on SR 56. 
A 2014 Chevrolet Cruze driven by Nicholas P. Ellas of Baltimore drove left of center while turning from Hall Road to SR 56 striking Greiner’s vehicle.
Mr. Greiner was transported to Mount Carmel, Grove City, with reportedly non-life threating injuries.

Mr. Ellas was also transported to Mount Carmel, Grove City where he was pronounced dead.
The passenger with Ellas was Tamara B. Blanton of Williamsport. She was transported to Grant with serious injuries
The crash remains under investigation at this time. If you have any questions please give me a call.