Two dead after multiple car crash in east Columbus
COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Two people are dead after a multiple car crash in east Columbus.
According to Columbus Battalion Chief Steve Martin, the crash happened in the area of East Livingston Avenue and Barnett Road at approximately 9:30 p.m.
The victims were taken to Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, where they were pronounced dead.
Martin said an SUV hit several cars before hitting a pole, which caught fire.
A caller alerted emergency crews that the pole was on fire.
East Livingston Avenue in the area is currently closed in both directions.