Crash kills teen, 22-year-old

Christopher Nuss, 22, of North Hampton and James Henry, 16, of Pike Twp. were both ejected from the 2001 Pontiac Grand Am Nuss was driving on Marquart Road, west of Ohio 235, about 3:12 a.m., according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol’s Springfield Post.

According to the patrol, Nuss traveled off the left side of Marquart Road and overturned back into the road. Both were pronounced dead at the scene.

An initial investigation of the crash indicates that seat belts were not in use. The investigation is ongoing.

A dispatcher with the Post said no further information would be available until Monday morning.