One killed, three injured in head-on collision

CANTON, OH (WOIO) - An investigation is underway after a deadly head-on collision in Stark County.

It happened in Paris Township on State Route 183 around 5:20PM Sunday.

Police say 23-year-old Stewart W. Lundquist went left of center to pass another vehicle when he struck a car head-on driven by 41-year-old James A. Wriston, Jr.

Wriston was pronounced dead on scene. He was wearing a safety belt.

A 32-year-old passenger in Wriston's car was seriously injured and was transported to Aultman Hospital. She was wearing her safety belt.

Lundquist was transported to Aultman Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. He was not wearing a safety belt when the crash occurred.

A passenger in Lundquist's car was also seriously injured in the accident.

It is unknown if alcohol was involved.

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