17-year-old killed in Miami County accident

Fatal crash in Miami County. (Photo/Mike Ullery, Piqua Daily Call)
Fatal crash in Miami County. (Photo/Mike Ullery, Piqua Daily Call)

TROY, Ohio (WDTN) – The Miami County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Christopher Coppock, 17, from Conover died Tuesday morning in a car accident at Peterson Road and Troy-Sidney Road.

2 NEWS Investigates found Coppock attended Miami East High School and played Tuba in their concert band. The superintendent of the district said they are devastated by the news. He said Coppock was a good student.

Deputies say Coppock failed to stop at the stop sign and drove into the path of an oncoming truck. The truck driver was not hurt.

The crash remains under investigation.


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