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2 men in their 20s killed after car drives off embankment, goes airborne near Zion

Two men in their 20s were killed Sunday morning after their vehicle went airborne for approximately 200 feet and came to a rest in an embankment near unincorporated Zion. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office and Newport Fire Protection District responded around 6:45 a.m. Sunday to West Russell Road and Delany Road in Newport Township for a […]

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2 killed after vehicle drives off embankment, goes airborne near Zion

Two people were killed after a speeding vehicle drove off an embankment and went airborne for approximately 200 feet near unincorporated Zion Sunday morning. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded around 6:45 a.m. Sunday to West Russell Road and Delany Road in Newport Township for a report of a vehicle crash with injuries. Sheriff’s deputies […]

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Newport Township trustee charged with DUI after crashing into sheriff’s squad car in Wadsworth

A Newport Township trustee was charged with driving under the influence after she rear-ended a stationary Lake County sheriff’s squad car in Wadsworth late Wednesday evening. Corey L. Kirschhoffer, 47, of the 39800 block of North Mauser Drive in Wadsworth, was charged with two counts of driving under the influence of alcohol and one count […]