Created on Wednesday, 23 April 2014 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Troopers of the Marysville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol responded to a report of a semi tractor-trailer and sport utility vehicle crash about 7:55 a.m. Tuesday on State Route 347.
Richard Merritt, 46, of Delaware, Ohio, was operating a semi near U.S. Route 33 approaching a stop light when his vehicle struck the rear of a stopped SUV operated by Kristy Evilsizor, age unavailable, of DeGraff.
No injuries were reported and both drivers were wearing their seat belts. Mr. Merritt was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance ahead.