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BUCYRUS, Ohio – An Ohio man died Friday when his vehicle crashed into the back of a snowplow that was plowing snow off the road, authorities said.

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According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Anthony Mahon, 34, of Shelby, was driving his Ford Explorer in Crawford County at about 1 p.m. EST, WCMH-TV reported.

A snowplow was in front of Mahon and came to a stop in the road while removing snow, according to the television station.

According to troopers, Mahon struck the 2022 Freightliner snowplow, driven by a 36-year-old Bucyrus man, WJW-TV reported.

Mahon was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, according to WCMH.

At the time of the crash, Crawford County was under a Level 3 snow emergency, the television station reported.

The highway patrol said an investigation was ongoing.