FREEMAN TOWNSHIP – A man from New Vineyard was killed this morning following a crash in Franklin County.
Sheriff’s deputies said Carmeron Bopp, 67, was traveling on Route 145 in Freeman Township just before 8:30 a.m. when he lost control.
Officials stated it appears Doctor Bopp was traveling down Foster Hill at a high rate of speed when he drifted onto the side of the road. He ended up striking several trees which ripped the Volkswagon apart and ejected the driver from the vehicle.
Officials believe Doctor Bopp was killed instantly.
He was alone in the vehicle at the time of the crash which remains under investigation.