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Amherst Fatal Crash

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Amherst Township, OH (WOIO)  - The State Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly head on crash.

It happened early Thursday morning on Middle Ridge Road, just north of Oberlin Road. 

According to police, 55-year old Rebecca P. Stottlemire, of Lorain, was driving south-west bound and 60-year old George Thompson, of Amherst, was driving north-east bound when Stottlemire's Jeep went off to the right.

She over corrected, went left of center and crashed head on into Thompson's car.  

Mr. Thompson died at the scene. 

Ms. Stottlemire was taken to Amherst Hospital then life flighted to Cleveland Metro.

He condition is not known at this time.

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