Fatal Two-Vehicle Collision Under Investigation in Mount Orab, Ohio


Mount Orab, Ohio - The Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently conducting a thorough investigation into a fatal two-vehicle crash that took place in Brown County on Friday.

According to the OSP report, the incident occurred at the intersection of State Route 32 and Brooks Malott Road in the Village of Mount Orab, just minutes before 9:45 a.m. that fateful Friday morning.

Initial findings suggest that a 2009 International ProStar was heading eastbound on State Route 32, while another vehicle was traveling northbound on Brooks Malott Road. Unfortunately, the two vehicles collided within the eastbound lanes.

Tragically, the driver of the 2008 Dodge Ram 1500 traveling northbound, identified as 73-year-old Daniel L. Moellmann, was pronounced deceased at the crash site. 

Remarkably, the driver of the ProStar emerged from the collision without sustaining any injuries.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol received valuable assistance from Mount Orab Fire and Emergency Medical Services, Mount Orab Police Department, and the Brown County Coroner's Office during their operations at the scene.

The Georgetown Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol has taken on the responsibility of investigating this heart-wrenching accident. Further updates on the case will be provided as the investigation unfolds.