CONGRESS TOWNSHIP -- A 22-year-old Cleveland woman is dead following a crash Saturday afternoon in Wayne County.
The Ashland Post of the Highway Patrol says the accident happened at 6:42 p.m. on I-71 South near milepost 196 in Congress Township.
Authorities report a 1998 Ford Explorer was southbound on I-71 when it lost control and overturned.
Two passengers were ejected from the vehicle during the accident, including Martha Smith who was pronounced dead at Lodi Community Hospital. The other passenger, 19-year-old Destiny Curlee, of Cleveland, is listed in critical condition at Akron General Medical Center.
The driver, identified as 27-year-old Stephen Barnett, was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center in stable condition.
Authorities say it does not appear seat belts were in use.
The crash remains under investigation.