A Greenwich man died in a two-vehicle accident this morning at the corner of Ohio 18 and Greenwich Milan Townline Road (Ohio 601).
The driver of the first vehicle, Earl R. Hartley, 76, of Greenwich, was killed and pronounced dead at the scene. He was transported by North Central EMS to Fisher-Titus Medical Center.
His front-seat passenger and wife, Mary E. Hartley, 75, also of Greenwich, was flown by Lifeflight to St. Vincent’s Hospital in Toledo. She sustained serious injuries.
Both were wearing seatbelts.
The second driver, Mark A. Stockmaster, 35, of Norwalk, was not injured. He was transported to FTMC for precautionary reasons. He also was wearing his seatbelt.
Hartley was northbound on Greenwich Milan Townline Road and stopped at the intersection of Ohio 18. Stockmaster was eastbound on Ohio 18. Hartley pulled into the intersection, failing to yield to Stockmaster’s vehicle, according to reports from the Ohio State Highway Patrol.