SANDUSKY COUNTY (WTOL) - Three people are dead after a crash in Sandusky County. It happened Sunday afternoon, March 1 on State Route 53 near County Road 119 in Rice Township.
The Ohio State Highway patrol says 51-year-old Carlene Barker of Port Clinton drove across the center line. She hit an SUV head on driven by 58-year-old Roscoe Cannon, Jr. of Fremont.
Both drivers died on the scene. A passenger in Barker's car, 45-year-old Timothy Vance senior, Sr. also died.
A third passenger was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. There is no word on that person's condition.
The Fremont Post of the State Highway Patrol believes alcohol was a factor in the crash. Both drivers were wearing seat belts, troopers said.