LIBERTY TOWNSHIP, OH (WTOL) - A serious injury crash left a family in the hospital and two people dead in Seneca County on Sunday.
The crash occurred on State Route 12 near milepost 11 in Liberty Township around 6 p.m.
Police say 21-year-old Casey Monroe was headed northeast bound on State Route 12 when he went across the center line and hit a vehicle driven by 30-year-old Vipin Misra head-on.
Three other passengers were in Misra's vehicle: 32-year-old Durgeshwari Misra, two-year-old Madhave Misra and six-week-old Dhruv Misra.
Vipin, Durgeshwari and Madhave were taken to Fostoria Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Dhruv was taken by air ambulance to St. Vincent's Hospital in critical condition, and later died.
Monroe was taken by air ambulance to St. Vincent's with life-threatening injuries. He later died from his injuries.
Police say Monroe was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. Police say the Misra's were in seat belts and proper safety seats.
Police believe drugs played a role in the crash.
The crash is under investigation.