Patrol: Car in crash clocked at 109 mph

LISBON – The highway patrol on Thursday issued the results of the investigation of a single-vehicle accident that killed a 23-year-old Guilford Lake area man.

John William Guappone, Sell Road, Lisbon, was killed at about 12:40 p.m. Jan. 29 on state Route 172 in Hanover Township. According to the patrol, the 2013 Cadillac he was driving went off the left side of the road and hit a large tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Thursday, the patrol said its investigation determined that the car was traveling 109 miles an hour in the 55 mph zone. Also, Guappone had a blood alcohol content of .204.