Deputies of the Logan County Sheriff’s Office and Bellefontaine Fire and EMS responded about 5:40 p.m. Tuesday to a report of a one-vehicle crash on County Road 13 just west of Township Road 46.
Richard A. Carter Jr., 55, of Bellefontaine, reportedly was operating a westbound jeep on C.R. 13 when he lost control on the ice- and snow-covered road and drove off the left side of the road and struck a mailbox and a ditch. His jeep then overturned onto its side.
The driver refused treatment at the scene by EMS personnel. He was wearing his seat belt.
Damage was heavy to the jeep. No citations were issued.
Stolen vehicle recovered in ditch
Deputies report that a vehicle that was reported stolen Feb. 10 was recovered this morning in a ditch along U.S. Route 33 in the area of State Route 720. The vehicle owner, Nathan L. Roberts of Belle Center, was notified that his vehicle was recovered.