Deputies Probe Fatal Collision

Staff Writer

A Coldwater man died Saturday morning following a collision on Ohio 219.
According to a report from the Mercer County Sheriff's Office, at 11:26 a.m., dispatchers received a phone call reporting a collision involving a motorcycle and an SUV on Ohio 219, just west of Gause Road. Jane E. Fiely, 65, of Coldwater, was driving a 2011 Chevy Equinox east on Ohio 219 when she made a left turn into a private driveway and turned into the path of Dustin A. Rutter, 24, of Coldwater. Rutter was driving a 1986 Honda motorcycle west on Ohio 219.
Rutter was transported by Coldwater EMS to Mercer Health, where he was later pronounced dead. Fiely was also transported to Mercer Health Hospital by a private vehicle.
The collision remains under investigation. Deputies were assisted by Coldwater EMS, Coldwater Fire Department and MCERV.