FRANKLIN COUNTY, OH. (THECOUNT) — Olivia Wright, of CIrcleville, Ohio, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Tuesday morning vehicle collision in Franklin County.

Wright, 25, was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Jackson Township Tuesday morning.


According to reports, Wright was operating a Chevy Sonic on McCord Rd near Hiner Rd in Orient, when the vehicle came into head-on contact with a Chevy Silverado, operated by 25-year-old Benjamin Shuler, of Grove City, who had crossed centerlines for unknown reasons around 1:15 a.m. Tuesday.

Shuler was critically injured in the crash.

Wright was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of th crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Franklin County is a county located in the central portion of the U.S. state of Ohio. As of 2019 census estimates, the population was 1,316,756, making it the most populous county in Ohio. Its county seat is Columbus, the state capital and most populous city in Ohio – Wikipedia.