RICHLAND COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - A 19-year-old man is dead after a vehicle fire in Richland County.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol said the incident happened on Interstate 71 in southern Richland County around 4:20 p.m. on May 26.
Investigators said a 2001 Ford Mustang was northbound on Interstate 71 when the vehicle caught fire.
OSHP said the vehicle pulled to the shoulder where it struck a guardrail and became fully engulfed.
Gnim Talle was unable to exit the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to OSHP.
The incident is still under investigation.