Nichole Hannahs

One Killed in Guernsey County

by Nichole Hannahs on March 4, 2014 at 4:40 am

A crash in Guernsey County leaves one person dead. 

The crash took place on State Route 821 at State Route 146 in Guernsey County just before 9:30 Monday night. The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol reported that a 1999 Dodge Ram driven by a 21-year-old male from Pleasant City was driving north on State Route 821 when a 2004 Ford Focus driven by a 75-year-old female from McConnelsville failed to yield at the intersection of State Route 821 and State Route 146 and was struck by the pick-up.

The drive of the Focus died from her injuries. A passenger in her vehicle a 79-year-old female from Malta was transported to Southeastern Regional Medical Center with incapacitating injuries. The driver of the Dodge Ram was also transported to Southeastern Regional Medical Center with incapacitating injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.