2 killed, 3 injured in three-car accident in Trumbull County

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BRACEVILLE TWP., Ohio (WKBN) – Two people were killed in a three-car accident Tuesday evening in Braceville Township.

It happened at approximately 6:35 p.m. at the intersection of Routes 534 and 5.

One car was traveling westbound on Route 5 when it ran the red light going through the intersection and collided with a car turning westbound on to Route 5. The collision sent both cars crashing in to a third, stopped vehicle at the intersection.

Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers on scene confirmed two people were killed in the accident and three people were injured.

The two people who died have been identified as Brandon O. Grove, 35, from Akron, and April M. Davis, 34, from Leavittsburg.

Two of the injured were taken to the hospital, including a 10-year-old.

Drugs are suspected to be a factor in the crash.

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