Nichole Hannahs

Second Death in September Accident

by Nichole Hannahs on October 15, 2012 at 6:19 am

The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol said a second victim has passed away from injuries sustained in a September accident.

The Patrol reported that 74-year-old Shelba Groce died Monday morning of injuries sustained in a crash September 29 at Pickerington Road and Ault Road.

The Patrol said that Groce was traveling north on Pickerington Road in a 2010 Toyota Camry, when she failed to yield when turning left onto Ault Road and was struck by 57-year-old Ricky Caudill of Lancaster, who was traveling south on Pickerington Road.

He was taken to Grant Medical Center along with two passengers. One of those, 78-year-old Wilodean Abele, of Lancaster died of her injuries October 1st.

The crash remains under investigation.