PARIS TWP., Ohio (WKBN) – A young woman from Warren was killed in a car crash along State Route 5 in Portage County Friday afternoon.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol said 20-year-old Courtney Fritz died after her 2007 Chevy Malibu crossed the center line and hit a Freightliner semi tractor-trailer head on near milepost 14 in Paris Township.
Her passenger, 20-year-old Treasure McCall, was taken to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Warren with serious injuries.
The driver of the Freightliner, 44-year-old John Waicak, of Akron, was taken to University Hospitals in Ravenna with non-life threatening injuries.
Highway Patrol does not suspect that alcohol was involved in the crash.
Fritz was wearing a seat belt, according to an accident report.
Troopers in Ravenna continue to investigate.