LOGAN COUNTY, OH — The Benjamin Local School District and a family are mourning the loss of two brothers following a crash that happened Wednesday Afternoon around 3:15 PM. Police were called to the 500 block of Township Road 230 in between OH-47 and OH-540 of a vehicle on fire.
A vehicle was fully engulfed when fire crews, police, and EMS arrived on the scene of the crash. As a result, two teenagers died. According to the Sheriff’s Office, one of the teens was 16-year-old Robert Smith. The second teenager was 14-year-old Wyatt Smith. The superintendent confirmed that the two teens killed were brothers. The crash remains under investigation, and school will operate on a delay schedule for today (11/21).