Crash claims man’s life

CLYDE — A two-vehicle crash in Sandusky County’s York Township claimed the life of a Florida man Tuesday morning.

A release from the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol states Latimore Rogers III, 53, of Dallas, was driving a 2000 Volvo semi truck west on US 20.

Robert E. Zechman, 57, of Sarasota, was driving a 1997 Ford Expedition east on US 20 when Rogers lost control of the semi, it states.

The semi crossed the median and struck the Ford Expedition. Both vehicles went off the south side of the road.

Zechman was pronounced dead by emergency personnel, the release states.

Personnel from Sandusky County Sheriff’s Office, Clyde Police Department, Clyde Fire Department, Sandusky County EMS, Ohio Department of Transportation and Lucas County Coroner’s Office assisted.