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1 dead in rollover crash in Lorain County, troopers say

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Posted at 6:24 PM, Sep 11, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-11 21:01:06-04

PITTSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio — One person is dead following a single-vehicle rollover crash that occurred in Lorain County Saturday morning, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Around 6:37 p.m., a 2006 Honda Civic was traveling eastbound on U.S. Route 20 near state Route 58 when it went left of center, traveled off the roadway, entered a ditch and overturned multiple times.

Troopers said the vehicle came to rest on its side after the rollover crash.

The 30-year-old driver was transported to MetroHealth Medical Center via Life Flight. The passenger, identified as 62-year-old Rose Hamilton, of Elyria, sustained fatal injuries as a result of the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Both were wearing seat belts at the time of the crash, troopers said.

The crash remains under investigation.

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