Victims identified in crash that killed four in Stark County


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The Stark County Sheriff’s Offiice has identified the four people who died in a two-vehicle accident just before 5 p.m. Thursday on State Route 153.

Kyle Dougherty, 35, Diane Clark, 65, Charles Neff, 66 and David Miller, 71, all of Louisville, died in the accident, according to the Stark County Sheriff’s Office said.

Officials say Dougherty was traveling at a high rate of speed in a black 2018 Infiniti Q45 when he lost control and went left of center westbound on Route 153 just east of Maplegrove Avenue NE.

When he over-corrected, he struck a silver 2014 Ford Escape heading east on 153.

Neff was identified as the driver of the escape, Miller and Clark were reported passengers.

The crash remains under investigation.