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Ohio Man Charged With Negligent Homicide in Fatal Crash Near The Highlands

WHEELING — The driver of a pickup truck involved in a crash on Interstate 70 near The Highlands last week that killed a Wheeling woman has been charged with negligent homicide, according to the Ohio County Sheriff’s Office.

David Ferrazza II, 38, of Lore City, Ohio, posted bond on the charge. The crash occurred around 8 p.m. last Thursday near the 12-mile marker on I-70 West. In the crash, a car had pulled up behind a tractor trailer that was stopped on the interstate. A pickup truck rear-ended the car and sent the car into the back of the tractor trailer.

One of the passengers in the car, 67-year-old Marisa Nolan of Wheeling, was killed in the crash. Ferrazza and the driver of the car were taken to the hospital. The driver of the tractor trailer was uninjured.

The crash remains under investigation, according to the sheriff’s office.


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