Four killed; 2 in critical condition after Clark County crash

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Four people were killed after a crash late Saturday, March 12, 2022, in Moorefield Twp. in Clark County.

Four people were killed and two were critically injured late Saturday night after a two-vehicle crash in Clark County.

A white Mercedes-Benz headed south on Middle Urbana Road around 11:40 p.m. collided with a Mini Cooper traveling west on Ohio 334 in Moorefield Twp., according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol’s Springfield Post.

All three men in the Mercedes were killed, according to the patrol. Their names have not been released.

David Griffin, 50, of Enon, a passenger in the Mini Cooper, also died at the scene, the patrol said.

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Four people died as the result of a two-vehicle crash in Clark County late Saturday, March 12, 2022. MARSHALL GORBY/STAFF

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Four people died as the result of a two-vehicle crash in Clark County late Saturday, March 12, 2022. MARSHALL GORBY/STAFF

Credit: MARSHALL GORBY/STAFF

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Four people died as the result of a two-vehicle crash in Clark County late Saturday, March 12, 2022. MARSHALL GORBY/STAFF

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Hope Griffin, 43, of Enon, who was driving the Mini Cooper, and a boy also riding in the car were flown by two CareFlight medical helicopters to Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton. They are in critical condition, according to the patrol.

The intersection was closed for five hours, according to the patrol.

Rescue personnel from Moorefield Twp. responded and received mutual aid from the Springfield Fire Rescue Division.

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Four people died as the result of a two-vehicle crash in Clark County late Saturday, March 12, 2022. MARSHALL GORBY/STAFF

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Four people died as the result of a two-vehicle crash in Clark County late Saturday, March 12, 2022. MARSHALL GORBY/STAFF

Credit: MARSHALL GORBY/STAFF

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Four people died as the result of a two-vehicle crash in Clark County late Saturday, March 12, 2022. MARSHALL GORBY/STAFF

Credit: MARSHALL GORBY/STAFF

Credit: MARSHALL GORBY/STAFF

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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