Highway Patrol Investigates Wooster Fatal Accident

Wooster, OH -  The Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a one vehicle crash that occurred early Saturday morning at approximately 2:00am on County Road 29 east of State Route 57 in Baughman Township. One person was killed as a result of the crash.

Loranzo E. Velazquez, age 39, of 922 North Vine Street, Orrville Ohio was driving a 1992 GMC Safari van westbound on County Road 29 and left the North side of the roadway striking a tree. Mr. Velazquez was wearing a safety belt and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Alcohol is suspected in the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.  This is the third traffic fatality in Wayne County this year.