Local Man Found Dead After Car Accident


Deputies from the Logan County Sheriff’s office responded to a crash on County Road 18, just outside of Bellefontaine, Thursday morning.

Upon arrival, they found the driver of a blue 2023 Chrysler Pacifica, Ryan Russell, 32, of Bellefontaine, deceased.

It appeared that Russell had failed to negotiate a curve, traveled off the roadway, down an embankment, and through bushes before his vehicle came to rest.

The Logan County Coroner’s Office responded to the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.