Three Hillsboro women killed in Wednesday crash

Photo from the Times-Gazette
Photo from the Times-Gazette

HIGHLAND COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - Three Hillsboro women were killed in a head on crash in Highland County.

It happened on U.S. 62, just south of Hillsboro, on Wednesday afternoon.

According to police, Rosemary Barnhart's car crossed the center line, hitting another vehicle head on.

Velma West, 91, and Mildred Tumbleson, 85, were both killed at the scene.

Barnhart, who was 74, was flown to the hospital where she later died.

Officers say drugs and alcohol were not a factor.

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