A single-vehicle fatal crash is being investigated by the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol. The crash happened on Newmans Cardington Road, east of Claridon Westfield Road, around 6:22 a.m. Thursday, November 21.
According to the report, a 2011 Cadillac CTS two-door driven by 50-year-old Charles E. Orewiler, of Marion, was traveling eastbound on Newmans Cardington Road when the vehicle traveled off the left side of the road, striking a tree. The vehicle rolled and Orewiler was ejected. He was pronounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. The crash is still under investigation.