4 Ohioans killed in Christmas Eve crashes

CINCINNATI (AP) — Four Ohio men have been killed in Christmas Eve car crashes.

Twenty-three-year-old Nicholas Wilson of New Richmond died after his car veered off State Route 132 in southwestern Ohio, hit a guardrail and flipped several times before landing upside-down in a creek.

The cause is under investigation.

Later around midnight, 28-year-old Orion Finnigan crashed into the back of another car in Cincinnati before hitting a second car.

Finnigan was ejected and died at the scene.

The driver of the second car, 78-year-old Arnold Curtis Jr., also died.

Police say speed and alcohol were likely factors.

Earlier in the day, 42-year-old Timothy Hartsock was killed in Saint Joseph Township in northwestern Ohio after a car ran a stop sign and hit the passenger side of the car where he was sitting.

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