WAYNE TWP. - Two people were killed and six others were injured in a one-vehicle crash on Friendsville Road north of Wooster Friday night,.
Kristine Hutchison, 22, of Wooster, and Alex Collett, 16, of Creston, died in the accident about 9:49 a.m. on Friendsville Road north of East Hutton Road, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol,
Hutchison, 22, Wooster, was driving a 2002 Mercury Mountaineer southbound on Friendsville Road when she drove off the left side of the roadway and overturned, a patrol press release said.
Collett was a passenger and was ejected from the vehicle.
Other passengers in the vehicle who were injured and transported to either Wooster Community Hospital or Akron Children’s Hospital include: Brian Fishburn, 18, Wooster; Lindsey Laney, 15, West Salem; Tyson Woodruff, 13, Wooster; Kayleigh Cabell, Sterling; Lucille Edwards, 36, Wooster, and Kayla Edwards, 16, Wooster.
Kayla Edwards was transported by Medflight to Akron Children’s Hospital.
Only the driver and Lucille Edwards were wearing seatbelts, the press release said, and alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the crash.
Central Fire and EMS, Canaan EMS, Rittman EMS and Wooster EMS assisted on scene.