LOGAN – On Tuesday, Sept. 14, at approximately 3:31 P.M. the Athens Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol received a call of a crash on SR-93 near milepost 4.

Cody Hatfield, 18, of McArthur, Ohio was driving a 2011 Chevrolet Cruze southbound on 93. 75 year old Pauline Skaggs, 75, of Logan and her passenger, 88-year-old Mary Fidler of Logan were driving a 2014 Mazda 3 northbound. Mr. Hatfield drove across the centerline, striking Mrs. Skaggs’ vehicle head-on.

Mary Fidler succumbed to her injuries, and was pronounced dead at the Hocking Valley Community Hospital by the Hocking County Coroner’s Office.

Pauline Skaggs was flown to Grant Medical Center via Medflight for serious injuries.

Cody Hatfield was flown to Grant Medical Center via Medflight for serious injuries.

Troopers from the Athens Post were assisted on scene by the Hocking County EMS, Logan Fire Department, Washington Township Fire Department, and Medflight.

The crash remains under investigation.

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