LIMA – The Lima-Allen County Safe Community Coalition reports there were no fatal traffic crashes on Allen County roadways during the month of November. To date in 2020, there have been 10 fatal crashes resulting in 10 fatalities.
Six of those crashes, resulting in six deaths, took place on state or federal highways. Alcohol and/or drug impairment was a factor in three of the accidents. Three of the victims were wearing safety belts at the time of the crash and two were not.
Through the first 11 months of 2019, there were seven fatal crashes resulting in nine fatalities in Allen County.