Teen Killed in Accident at SR 163 and North Toussaint Portage Rd in Ottawa County, OH

March 14, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Toussaint-Portage Road, Oak Harbor, OH, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Ohio State Highway Patrol
Vehicles Involved
Chevrolet Silverado, Kenworth Truck, Ford van
SR 163 and North Toussaint Portage Rd
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries (1), minor injuries (2)

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Chevrolet Silverado, Kenworth Truck and Ford van were involved in a crash

What Happened

Ohio State Highway Patrol officials are investigating a crash that killed a teen at SR 163 and North Toussaint Portage Rd in Ottawa County, OH on March 14th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 12:08 p.m. Police say a Chevrolet Silverado operated by a 16-year-old male was headed northbound on Toussaint Portage Rd before allegedly failing to yield at a stop sign. It then traveled into the path of a Kenworth truck operated by a 58-year-old Howard man that was headed eastbound on SR 163. The vehicles collided, pushing both vehicles from the road and sending one into a westbound Ford van operated by a 36-year-old Beford man. The teen suffered fatal injuries in the crash while both other drivers are believed to have suffered injuries that were deemed non-life-threatening. There was no additional information to share.

Request a Police Report

Get Police Report

Already have the police report? You might need an "Open Records Packet"

If that's not enough information, you might need an Open Records Packet. An ORP is essentially all evidence that the authorities have collected. It usually contains photos, witness statements, measurements, and more and goes way beyond the police report.