1 dead in Highland County crash

One person is dead after a crash in Highland County. (KOMO)

HIGHLAND COUNTY, Ohio (WKRC) - A crash killed one man and sent another to the hospital.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol says 41-year-old Eric Stone of Hillsboro was on State Route 753, south of Snake Road in Highland County around 10:30 p.m. He lost control of his car, crossed the center line and hit a pickup.

Stone died at the hospital. The driver of the pickup is seriously hurt. Investigators say neither driver was wearing a seat belt.

Alcohol and/or drugs likely played a role.

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