Dresden Man Dies In Perry County Car Crash

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A fatal accident remains under investigation in Perry County.

The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol said the crash took place Tuesday just before 9 p.m. on Tunnel Hill Road just east of Melon Hill Road.

The patrol reported 33-year-old Charles Mauller of Crooksville was traveling east on Tunnel Hill in a 1991 Ford Ranger truck when he lost control and traveled off the right side of the roadway, struck a guard rail, a culvert and overturned.

The passenger in the vehicle, 77-year-old Raymond Mauller, of Dresden, was pronounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.