Pregnant mom, 2 children dead in Ohio crash

Bookmark and Share
Make text smaller Make text larger

BEDFORD, Ohio – A pregnant woman and two of her daughters are dead after a crash in northeastern Ohio.


Authorities say a third daughter is hospitalized with critical injuries after the crash Friday night in Bedford, just outside of Cleveland.


Officials identified the woman as 30-year-old Maria Thorpe of Maple Heights. She was six months pregnant. The crash also claimed the lives of two of her daughters, ages 8 and 5. Two other daughters were injured in the crash.


Investigators say another motorist ran a red light and struck the car Thorpe was driving shortly before 10 p.m. They believe alcohol may have been a factor in the crash.


No charges have been filed.


Bookmark and Share Make text smaller Make text larger
comments powered by Disqus

Most Popular
September
2014
Sunday
21
S M T W T F S
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 1 2 3 4
O-R's Poll Question of the Day