Former Galva resident and city council alderman Derrick Glisan died in a one-vehicle accident Friday (Dec. 29) night on the Galva-Atkinson blacktop.

Former Galva resident and city council alderman Derrick Glisan died in a one-vehicle accident Friday (Dec. 29) night on the Galva-Atkinson blacktop.

The vehicle Glisan, 40, of Geneseo, was driving struck a guardrail at approximately 450 North approaching the Page Street Extension, according to Henry County Sheriff’s Department Captain Kelan Wells.

The accident was reported at 9:44 p.m., with the Galva Fire Department and Stark County Ambulance also responding. Glisan was pronounced dead at the scene at 11 p.m. There were no other passengers in the vehicle.

Capt. Wells said the accident remains under investigation.