Lima, OH (WIMA) - A 2-car accident just before 6 last night at the intersection of Lawrence and Clum Roads in Auglaize Township claimed the life of an 8 year-old boy from Harrod.
A southbound car driven by 31 year-old Richard Ortiz from Kentucky failed to yield, and struck a car driven by 29 year-old Lisa Alexander of Harrod.
The boy, Gavin Reed, was in the middle rear seat of Alexander's car.
He was taken to Lima Memorial, but did not survive.
Alcohol and drug use were not factors, and seat belts were in use.