Troopers from the Bowling Green Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Interstate 75 near the turnpike overpass in Perrysburg Township.
Today at approximately 6:52 a.m., a 1998 Ford Ranger, operated by Tiffany N. Anderson, 31, of Perrysburg, was traveling northbound on I-75. Anderson lost control and struck a concrete barrier causing her vehicle to become disabled in the roadway. Anderson exited her vehicle and walked toward the front of it to ascertain what damages were caused from the impact.
A 2005 GMC Envoy, driven by Kent C. Chovanec, 22, of Perrysburg, was traveling northbound on I-75 as it approached Anderson’s vehicle. The Envoy lost control striking Anderson and her vehicle. Jodi L. Stotz, age 52, of Perrysburg, was driving a 2012 Honda Ridgeline when she came upon the crash and also lost control. The Honda struck both vehicles prior to its final rest.
Anderson was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The crash still remains under investigation and no charges have been filed at this time. The Ohio State Highway Patrol was assisted at the scene by the Perrysburg Township Police Department, Perrysburg Fire & EMS, and the Ohio Department of Transportation.