A crash that occurred Sunday morning on State Route 117 near Mills Road in Allen County claimed the life of two people and injured one other.
According to a release from the Lima Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, a car being driven by 17 year old Madyson Snyder, of Spencerville, went left of center while traveling east on 117 and struck a westbound vehicle being operated by 25 year old Bridget Hendricks, of Decatur, Indiana.
Snyder and Hendricks were both pronounced dead at the scene.
A passenger in Hendricks’ car, 18 year old Nathaniel Meade, was transported to St. Rita’s Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol was assisted at the scene by Spencerville Fire, Spencerville EMS, the Allen County Coroner’s Office, and Kenny’s Towing.