Sarah J. Hammond
- Published: March 2, 2012
Sarah Hammond died in a car accident today, Friday, March 2, on I-75 in Middleton Township, Wood County. According to a release from the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Hammond was a passenger in a Pontiac Grand Prix that crashed head-on into a Plymouth Breeze that was traveling the wrong direction on the highway a little after 2 a.m. The driver of the Pontiac, Christina Goyett, 21, passenger Rebekah Blakkolb, 20, and the driver of the Plymouth, Winifred Lein, 69, were also killed as a result of the accident. Two other passengers of the Pontiac were seriously injured and were taken to St. Vincent Hospital in Toledo for treatment.
Hammond, 21, was a junior at Bowling Green State University. She graduated from Greenon High School in 2009 and lived in Yellow Springs with her parents Jim and Libby Hammond.