LORAIN COUNTY, Ohio (WJW) — State Route 2 westbound closed down for a while just beyond I-90 following a car crash Saturday afternoon, the Ohio Department of Transportation reported.
Ohio State Highway Patrol in Elyria said that two adults and seven children were involved in a one-vehicle crash, after the driver of a 2006 Jeep Liberty lost control. The vehicle reportedly crashed into a retaining wall and rolled over.
Troopers said that some sort of mechanical defect could be to blame for the crash.
All of the vehicle’s occupants were to taken to nearby hospitals, troopers said.
OSHP continues to investigate the crash. We will continue to update this story as more is learned.