The State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle accident in Licking County that claimed the life of three people – two females and a male.
It happened around 12:30 p.m. Thursday near the Village of Alexandria.
The Granville Post reports the vehicle was traveling on Hardscrabble Road when the driver lost control and struck a tree.
Investigators say three passengers were pronounced dead at the scene. The driver and another passenger were seriously injured.
Authorities are not releasing names yet, pending notification of family.
The accident remains under investigation.