Brothers, Friend Killed In 1-Car Accident - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Brothers, Friend Killed In 1-Car Accident

CANTON, Ohio (AP) - Two Canton brothers and their friend are dead after a one-car accident. The crash wasn't discovered until nearly three hours after it happened.

Chad Dennis, his 17-year-old brother Lemuel Dennis and their friend George Jones died. Another passenger, 21-year-old Albert Parsons, was taken to the intensive care at Aultman Hospital in Canton, where he is listed in guarded condition.

Stark County Sheriff's officials said that Dennis, 23, was driving a 1979 Chevrolet Malibu on Tuesday night when he missed a curve, drove of the road and hit a tree.

Maj. Rick Perez said that people in the area reported hearing a loud bang, but didn't see anything when they looked outside. He said that it's a very dark area.

None of the men were wearing seat belts. Perez said that alcohol and speed appear to have been factors in the crash.

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