Teen killed in Marion County crash

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MARION, OH (WCMH) — Ohio troopers are investigating a crash in Marion County that left a teenager dead.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, at about 8:12pm, Sunday, Logan R. Stevens, 16, of Marion, was driving a black 2002 Ford Mustang northbound on SR 4, when the vehicle traveled off the right side of the road and struck a mailbox. 

Troopers say Stevens overcorrected, crossed the centerline, overcorrected again, traveled off the roadway again where the car struck a tree.

The Mustang came to a final rest in a yard on the east side of SR 4.

Stevens was pronounced dead at the scene. 

A passenger in Stevens’ vehicle, Hezekiah K. Brown, 16, of Marion, was transported to Marion General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Troopers continue to investigate the crash and no charges have been filed at this time. 

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