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2 killed in Ashtabula County crash

Officials say the women died after they failed to yield at an intersection.
Credit: 10TV WBNS

ASHTABULA COUNTY, Ohio — Two women are dead and one man has been injured following a crash in Ashtabula County late Wednesday afternoon.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, a Ford Escape being driven by 56-year-old Minda Shun of Western Ohio was traveling east on South Denmark Road when she failed to yield to a Ford F-150 at the State Route 193 intersection. The truck, headed northbound on that road, slammed into the car around 5:34 p.m.

Both Shun and her passenger, 77-year-old Judith Huggins of Dorset, died at the scene. Officials say Huggins was wearing her seatbelt, but Shun was not. The 21-year-old man who was driving the pickup was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The incident is currently under investigation.

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