UPDATE: 2 fatal accidents in Carroll County


Two fatal accidents happened in a matter of hours in Carroll County.

One person died in the first crash, a single-vehicle accident along State Route 9.

The Carroll County Sheriff's Office responded to a call of a pick-up truck hitting a tree around 3:30 p.m. approximately four miles north of Carrollton.

Authorities have not released that person's identity and the crash remains under investigation.

In a separate accident later, a head-on collision happened along Route 171 in New Harrisburg, between Route 43 and Arrow Road.

Officials said a woman died while being transported to the hospital. Authorities identified the woman as 61-year-old Jacqueline Wanner, of Magnolia, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

The condition of the other driver in this accident is unknown.

Stay with NEWS9 as we work to learn more about both of these accidents.

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