Four Ohio family members were killed in an auto accident. According to the State Highway Patrol, the fatal auto crash happened when a westbound car drove into the path of a southbound garbage truck at the intersection of State Route 56 and State Route 93 near McArthur. Authorities report the 55-year-old female driver of the car failed to stop at a stop sign when it drove into the truck's path. The garbage truck did not have a stop sign. The accident took place about 55 miles southeast of Columbus. Authorities report the driver died along with her two children, an 18-year-old boy and a 19-year-old girl, as well as the driver’s sister, a 57-year-old female. The driver of the garbage truck was not injured. The fatal accident is still under investigation.
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