Woman killed in Pickaway County crash

(Courtesy: MGN)

ASHVILLE, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) -- The State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal Pickaway County crash that happened Tuesday afternoon.

The accident happened on US 23 south, north of Weigand Road in Harrison Township near Ashville.

Troopers said a 2002 Acura 3.5 RL driven by 69-year-old Delletta M. Bowers of West Columbia, West Virginia, was traveling south US 23 when she drove off the left side of the road into the median, striking a culvert, overturning, and trapping her in the vehicle. Medics pronounced her dead at the scene.

Bowers's body was taken to the Montgomery County Coroner's Office for an autopsy. Officials said alcohol or drugs are not believed to be a factor.

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