Two Vehicle Fatal Crash
Ashtabula Township –
The Ohio State Highway Patrol’s Ashtabula Post is investigating a traffic crash that resulted in one fatality. The crash occurred at approximately 1:04 pm on October 15, 2018, on US Route 20 at Fargo Drive.
Unit #1 was a tan 2001 Chevrolet Prizm, driven by Charles W. Green, 67 years old, of Ashtabula, Ohio. Mr. Green was not injured in the crash. A passenger, Anita J. Fultz, 62 years old, of Ashtabula, Ohio was also in the vehicle and suffered fatal injuries after being transported to Ashtabula Medical Center.
Both occupants were wearing their seatbelts at the time of the crash. Unit #2 was a blue 2004 Ford Explorer, driven by Dominic A. Amicone, 36 years old, of Ashtabula, Ohio. Mr. Amicone was wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash and not injured.
The preliminary investigation shows Unit #1 was traveling east on US Route 20 and attempting a left turn onto Fargo Drive. Unit #2 was traveling west on US Route 20 in the left lane.
Unit #1 failed to yield the right of way to unit #2 and was struck by unit #2.
It had been lightly raining at the time of the crash. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash.
Ashtabula Township Fire and EMS personnel were present at the scene. The crash remains under