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Man killed in Bascom crash




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Bascom, Ohio — A Fostoria man was killed in a vehicle crash in Bascom Thursday afternoon.

At approximately 1:28 p.m., the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call about a 2000 Ford pickup truck hitting a tree near 6330 W. State Route 18 in Bascom.

Upon arrival, emergency personnel began lifesaving measures and transported the driver to Tiffin Mercy Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The driver was identified as 38-year-old Matthew R. Parker, of Fostoria.

The crash remains under investigation by the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office with assistance from the Seneca County Coroner’s Office.

The sheriff’s office was assisted on scene by Bascom Fire and EMS.

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