George Hiotis

2nd Victim Dies From Perry County Accident

by George Hiotis on January 4, 2012 at 3:43 am

A second driver had died as a result of a fatal accident in Perry County on Tuesday. The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol says 18-year-old Carrie Morrison of Carroll died Wednesday. The Highway Patrol says Morrison was driving east on US 22 near Amish Ridge Road, went left of center and struck head-on a vehicle driven by 60-year-old Carol Emmert of Rushville. Emmert died at the scene of the accident. The Ohio State Highway Patrol Reconstruction Unit is assisting with the investigation, and the crash remains under investigation.