A fatal crash involving two semi-trucks erupts into flames overnight Tuesday on U.S. 24.
Ohio State Highway Patrol said the crash happened shortly before 1 a.m. in the westbound lane of U.S. 24 just west of State Route 49 in Carryall Township.
Czeslaw Szotek, 53, of Mississauga, Ontario, parked his semi on the shoulder, with a portion of the vehicle in the roadway.
A passing by Freightliner semi crashed into it, causing the fuel tank of the Freightliner to explode in to flames.
Officials said the driver of the 2006 Freightliner, Andrew Nowacki, 53, of Kitchener, Ontario, died of his injuries at the scene.
Szotek was not in the vehicle during the crash and received only minor injuries.