A Mercer County man was killed after running into a semi Monday morning. According to Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers from the Wapakoneta post, the crash happened on state route 127 near state route 117.
78-year-old Ned Hileman of Rockford was heading northbound when his vehicle went left of center hit a semi driven by 32-year-old Tyler Wellman of Celina. Hileman was not wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene. Wellman was not injured. The crash remains under investigation.