Highland County Teen Dies In Crash

(WILMINGTON, OH) -- A Highland County teenager has died as a result of a single car accident in Brushcreek Township.

Police say a 1999 Ford Taurus was traveling eastbound on Sinking Springs Road Monday night when it slid off the road, overturned, and ejected three of the occupants.

Elizabeth Theofilos, 15, of Hillsboro, was pronounced dead at the scene. Jeremy Lansing, 19, of Peebles and Tara Cruea, 18, of Hillsboro, were flown to the hospital. They are in critical condition.

Police say none of the teens were not wearing seatbelts and the crash remains under investigation.