HENRIETTA TWP., Ohio — One person died after a crash involving a tanker truck and a car on the Ohio Turnpike in Lorain County.
According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, both vehicles were heading west on the Ohio Turnpike when the car, a 2016 BMW 528, drove into the right berm. The car attempted to make a U-turn, driving back onto the roadway and into the path of the tanker truck.
The truck hit the car, making it veer off the right side of the road and into a ditch.
The driver of the tanker truck, along with a passenger, suffered minor injuries.
The driver of the car, Summer Scott, 21, of Cleveland, died as a result of her injuries.
Both drivers were wearing seatbelts.
Alcohol and/or drugs appear to have been a factor in the crash, according the Ohio State Highway Patrol.