Editor’s note: This update corrects an earlier version that numbered the vehicles involved in the chain-reaction crash, which may have been confusing.
SMITH TWP., Ohio (WKBN) – One person is dead after following a crash on state Route 165.
It happened around 9 p.m. Friday just north of Route 62.
Samuel Greenawalt, 89, of Beloit, was killed. He was taken to the hospital, where he died. An autopsy is being conducted.
According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, a crash reconstruction team determined that three vehicles were stopped in the road when a fourth vehicle hit the back of Greenawalt’s vehicle, pushing it into the other two cars.
No other injuries were reported.
No one has been charged as of yet. The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.