VINTON COUNTY, OH. (THECOUNT) — Casey Jordan, of Albany, Ohio, has been identified as the victim in a Wednesday fatal vehicle crash in Vinton County.

Jordan, 22, was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Swan Township Wednesday morning.


According to report, Jordan was operating a vehicle on OH-93 near Mile Marker 16 in Creola, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and into opposing lanes around 6:5- a.m. Wednesday. The vehicle then came into head-on contact with another vehicle.

Jordan was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The other involved driver suffered non-incapacitating injuries and was transported to an area hospital.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Vinton County is a county located in the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2020 census, the population was 12,800, making it the least populous county in the state. Its county seat is McArthur. The county is named for Samuel Finley Vinton, US Representative from Ohio – Wikipedia.