Woman claimed in U.S. 33 Union County crash

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MARYSVILLE — Troopers of the Marysville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are currently investigating a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Route 33 Tuesday evening that claimed a Marysville woman.

Elise McCoy, 48, was pronounced dead at the scene, troopers report. Troopers report she was operating a westbound car about 9:10 p.m. on U.S. 33 in Jerome Township between Post Road and State Route 42. Her car was struck head-on by an eastbound car operated by Gillian White, 21, of Marysville, that slid off the left side of the road through the median into the westbound lanes.

Both vehicles came to final rest in the westbound lanes, blocking U.S. 33 and causing traffic delays.

White was transported by squad to Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.

The Union County Sheriff’s Office and Jerome and Pleasant Valley Township Fire and EMS assisted at the scene.