Madison Township – Sheriff Department is warning of a fatal crash in the area of Lithopolis and Groveport in Madison township
Sheriff Dallas Baldwin states that the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal injury crash that occurred at approximately 7:33 pm in the area of 7718 Groveport Rd. in Madison Township. A black 2007 Chevy Equinox was stopped to turn into the driveway of 7718 Groveport Rd when a 2012 white Dodge Ram 1500 struck the Chevy from the rear. Franklin County Sheriff’s Office Deputies, Groveport Police, Madison Township Police and fire department personnel responded to the scene. The driver of the Chevy was transported to Mt. Carmel East in critical condition. The driver and two juvenile passengers of the Dodge were uninjured. The driver of the Chevy was pronounced deceased by hospital staff at Mt. Carmel East at 8:13 pm. The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to investigate the crash. Anyone with additional information is asked to please contact the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office Crash Investigation Unit at 614-525-6113.