Man Pleads Guilty To Causing Fatal UA Crash

Aug 18, 2017

Brandon Sega was killed in the New Year's Day crash
Credit Ohio Weslyan University

Sentencing is scheduled October 12 for the man who pleaded guilty Thursday to charges of causing a fatal crash in Upper Arlington early New Year's Day of 2016.

24-year-old Daniel Merz has pleaded guilty to charges of aggravated vehicular homicide and vehicular assault in the death of 25-year-old Brandon Sega. Merz ran a red light at Nottingham Road and Riverside Drive, colliding with another car carry Sega and 24-year-old Jason Lonnemann, who was injured.