Ohio State Highway Patrol investigating fatal crash in Canton, weather a likely factor

Ohio State Highway Patrol investigating fatal crash in Canton, weather a likely factor
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CANTON, OH (WOIO) - The Canton Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that took place around 2 p.m. on Trump Avenue near the intersection of 14th Street,

According to OSHP, a driver operating a 2008 Chevy Cobalt lost control of his vehicle traveling northbound on Trump Avenue.

The 32-year-old man struck a passing 2009 Chevy Silverado.

Both the 32-year-old man and the passenger sustained injuries and were transported to Aultman hospital.

The passenger identified as 31-year-old Melissa Minor was pronounced dead at the hospital.

All of the occupants involved were wearing seat belts, officials say nasty roads and weather conditions were a likely factor.

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