The Jackson Post of the Highway Patrol is investigating a two vehicle fatal crash that occurred at 6:30 am on US 35 Jackson County.
Aaron P. Clement, 34, Kitts Hill, Ohio was driving a 2003 Honda Civic west bound on US 35. Tyler M. Addair, 26, Kyle, WV was driving a 2017 Freightliner semi south on Cain Road.
Mr. Addair failed to yield turning left onto US 35 east. Mr. Clement struck the left rear of Mr. Adair semi-trailer.
Mr. Clement was pronounced dead at the scene by the Jackson County Coroner’s office. Mr. Addair was not injured in the crash.
US 35 was closed for approximately 2 hour while the crash was investigated.
Jackson Post of the Highway Patrol was assisted on the scene by Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, Ohio department of transportation, Coalton Fire Department and Jackson County EMS.
The crash remains under investigation.