COLUMBUS, Ohio — One man is dead after a two-vehicle crash that happened Saturday morning on State Route 315 near West Lane Avenue in Columbus.
Columbus police say 35-year-old Julio Martinez, of Grove City, died in the crash, which happened around 3 a.m.
Authorities say Martinez was driving south on State Route 315 approaching West Lane Avenue in a 2007 Honda Civic.
At the same time, someone was driving north in the southbound lanes of State Route 315 and was also approaching West Lane Avenue in a 2020 Honda CRV.
The two vehicles crashed into one another. Martinez and the other driver were both taken to OSU Wexner Medical Center. He died from his injuries around 4 a.m.
The south bound lanes of State Route 315 near West Lane Avenue were initially shut down, but later reopened.
The Accident Investigation Unit is investigating the crash.