Man Killed Fueling Disabled Vehicle Friday Morning
Saturday, November 20, 2021

Edon – In Northwest Ohio man was hit and killed Friday morning when he was attempting to put gas in a disabled vehicle.

The fatal crash happened just after 6 a.m. on State Route 107 just east of State Route 49 in Florence Township near Edon.

Reports indicate Nathan A. Gamble, age 33 Montpelier (Ohio), was attempting to put gas in his disabled 2005 GMC Envoy when he was struck by a westbound 2009 Dodge Dakota being driven by Craig A. Kaiser, age 66 of Edon. Authorities say Mr. Kaiser was not injured and his safety belt was in use at the time of the crash.

Mr. Gamble was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Williams County Coroner.

Assistance at the scene was provided by the Ohio State Highway Patrol Reconstruction Unit, Williams County Sheriff’s Office, Williams County EMS and Florence Township Fire Department.

The crash remains under investigation by the Defiance Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol.