Three killed in Mansfield area crash

MANSFIELD, Ohio (WCMH) — Three people were killed and a fourth was injured when a car went off the road and caught fire early Sunday morning.
The crash happened shortly after 4 a.m. on Illinois Avenue north of Ohio 430 in Madison Township, outside of Mansfield.
According to the Mansfield post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Steven W. Foley, 21, of Mansfield was driving south on Illinois Avenue when his 1998 Plymouth Neon went off the right side of the road, then back to the left, going over the center line.
The car went off the left side of the road and struck several trees and caught fire.
Foley was pronounced dead at the scene.
Two other passengers, Corrine J. Coleman, 24 and Zachary T. Lawson, 20 were also killed in the crash.
A fourth passenger, 22-year-old Brandon W. Moore was taken to an area hospital to be treated for his injuries. Investigators said Moore was the only person in the car who was wearing a seatbelt.
Alcohol is suspected to be a factor in the crash, according to the patrol. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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