One killed in Friday crash

Staff Report

GALLIA COUNTY — One person was killed in a single vehicle crash on Friday morning in Morgan Twp., Gallia County.

According to a news release from the Gallipolis Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Patrick C. Nibert, 39, of Gallipolis was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado westbound on County Road 111. The vehicle went off the right side of the road, striking a guardrail and catching fire.

The crash occurred on County Road 111 near County Road 121 in Morgan Twp. at 1:25 a.m.

Assisting at the scene were the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office, Gallia County EMS, Vinton Fire Department, Cremeens Funeral Home, Gallia County Coroner and Graham’s Towing.

The crash remains under investigation.

Staff Report