Fatal traffic crash in Auglaize Co. remains under investigation

WAPAKONETA — The Auglaize County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal traffic accident that happened at approximately 6:18 p.m. Saturday just south of Wapakoneta.

According to a statement released Monday by the sheriff’s office, Trell Yocum, 71, died in the mishap that took place on Canning Factory Road. He was the sole occupant of the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene. No additional information was provided.

Yocum’s body was transported to the Lucas County Coroner’s Office for an autopsy, and the accident remains under investigation, according to the statement.


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