A Lodi man was killed in a car crash at U.S. Route 224 and Friendsville Road in Westfield Township on Wednesday night.
According to a release from the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Jeffrey McElwain, 54, of Lodi was driving west in a 2015 Ford F-150 truck on Route 224 around 8:39 p.m. Wednesday. It collided in the intersection with a 2012 Dodge Ram driven by Harland Hall, 22, also of Lodi. Both trucks went off the road, with the Dodge flipping over and hitting a traffic light pole.
McElwain was pronounced dead at the scene. Hall was taken to Lodi Hospital, where he was treated and released.