Man Killed In Wood County Crash Wednesday

2/27/14 – 12:00 P.M.

A one car crash took the life of a man in northwestern Wood County Wednesday afternoon. The Wood County Sheriff’s Office reports 78-year-old Walter Conner of Ft. Wayne, Indiana lost control of his Chevy Colorado pickup truck on U.S. 6 south of the village of Grand Rapids just before 5 p.m. The truck rolled several times and hit a utility pole before coming to a rest.

Conner was not wearing a seatbelt. The crash remains under investigation.

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