UNION TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WDTN) — A mother and her young daughter died in a crash involving four vehicles in Clinton County late Monday.
The crash happened around 9:30 p.m. Monday on S.R. 134 in Union Township.
The Ohio State HIghway Patrol says a 16-year-old was driving a car south on S.R. 134 when it attemped to pass a minvan.
The car hit the back of the minivan, crossed the center line and hit a vehicle driving north on S.R. 134 head-on.
The car then hit a second northbound vehicle, before catching on fire.
The driver of the car was taken by CareFlight to Miami Valley Hospital. 20-year-old Wendy Brewer and 14-month-old Ariall Brewer from Wilmington died in the crash.
The driver of the first northbound vehicle on S.R. 134 was transported to Clinton Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. OSP says no other injuries were reported.
Investigators say it’s unclear if alcohol or drug use were factors in the crash.
It remains under investigation.