- Associated Press - Thursday, November 6, 2014

CANFIELD, Ohio (AP) - Officials say six vehicles were involved in an Ohio Turnpike crash that left one woman dead and injured five others.

The Vindicator in Youngstown reports (https://bit.ly/10Y5G2G ) the crash occurred around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday near Canfield.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol reported a fire truck and a turnpike vehicle had stopped for a previously disabled vehicle. The fire truck had stopped in the right lane.

Officials say a driver in a sports utility vehicle stopped behind the fire truck, and was then rear-ended by a pickup truck towing a car hauler with two vehicles. The sports utility vehicle was compressed and caught fire. The driver, 27-year-old Karen Zorn of Maryland, was killed.

The car hauler then overturned, striking two passing vehicles.

Two drivers, two firefighters and one turnpike official were injured.


Information from: The Vindicator, https://www.vindy.com

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