Investigation Underway after Fatal Stark County Crash

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STARK COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - The Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a fatal crash.

The accident happened Wednesday around 6:30PM on Wooster Street near Ben Fulton Avenue in Tuscarawas Township.

The crash occurred when the driver of a 2000 Lincoln Town car drove off the left side of the roadway and struck a utility pole.

The driver of the vehicle,  Daniel L. Thomas, was taken to Affinity hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The driver was wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash.

Alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the crash.

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