PARKMAN TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- Authorities in Geauga County are investigating a car crash that claimed the lives of three people.
According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, a 72-year-old man from Warren was driving a Honda Civic north on State Route 528.
A Pontiac G6, driven by a 48-year-old man from Warren, was traveling south on State Route 528.
The highway patrol says the driver of the Honda Civic traveled left of center, striking the Pontiac.
The 72-year-old man and his nine-year-old passenger both died at the scene.
The 48-year-old man in the other vehicle was taken to the hospital where he died.
A portion of State Route 528 -- Madison Road -- was shut down following the accident. It was reopened several hours later.
The crash remains under investigation.
16914 Madison Rd; Parkman Twp; Parkman Twp Type: Traffic Crash-I - 2 car head on collision , air bags deployed
— Geauga Co. Sheriff (@GeaugaSheriff) January 14, 2019