State patrol investigating fatal accident involving 2-year-old in North Lewisburg


The Marysville post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating fatal accident in North Lewisburg.

Wednesday evening around 6:00, Ashley Puckett, 31, of North Lewisburg, pulled into a residence in the 700 block of Mill Street.

Puckett’s passengers exited the vehicle to their residence.

Puckett backed up to Mill Street and struck Dawn Susral, 2, of North Lewisburg.

Susral was transported by CareFlight to Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus where she succumbed to fatal injuries as a result of the crash.

Puckett was not injured as a result of the crash.

The Patrol was assisted at the scene by the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office, North Lewisburg Police Department, Northeast Champaign County Fire District and CareFlight Air and Mobile Services.

The crash remains under investigation by the Marysville Post.