Last updated 1:47PM ET
December 16, 2017
WOUB Local News
WOUB Local News
Crash leaves one dead, another hospitalized
(WOUB) - A car crash in Lawrence County leaves one person dead and puts another in the hospital.

23 year old Rachelle Clayton of Ironton was driving on State Route 243 last night around 7 when she slid off the left side of the road, went into a ditch, and struck a telephone pole.

Clayton was transported to St. Mary's Hospital in Huntington.

Her passenger, 28 year old Larry Estep also of Ironton, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol says the crash remains under investigation and any possible witnesses are asked to contact the Ironton Patrol Post.
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