Van Buren man killed in early morning crash

A one-car crash killed a Van Buren man early this morning.

The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office says 22-year-old Justin Potteiger lost his life in in a crash on Allen Township 232 north of Ohio 613. The accident happened around 12:30 a.m.

Potteiger lost control of his Dodge Journey as he crossed the intersection. His car hit a ditch and then a tree. Potteiger was not wearing a seatbelt.

The crash remains under investigation.


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