Fatal Crash in Fairfield County

POSTED BY: Nichole Hannahs
Thursday, June 21, 2012 - 04:06 AM

A 16-year-old Ohio girl is dead following an accident in Fairfield County.

The State Highway Patrol said it happened on State Route 159 just south of Amanda Clearport Road, Wednesday afternoon.

Troopers said that 16-year-old Corlee Jarvis, of Laurelville, was traveling south on 159 around 3pm when she drove left of center, striking a semi head-on.

That semi was driven by 61-year-old Gary Sydenstricker of Missouri.

Jarvis was taken to Grant Medical Center by Med-Flight where she passed away.

The semi driver was uninjured.

The crash remains under investigation.


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