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Teen driver hits house in Kenton

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KENTON, OHIO (Toledo News Now) -

A 16-year-old driver was injured Monday afternoon, when her car collided with a home on Columbus near Maple in Kenton, Ohio, Harding County, according to Highway Patrol.

Troopers say around 4:30 p.m., the driver's black 2000 Honda Civic went off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree. The vehicle then overturned, striking a bush and the side of a house. The car had to be towed from the scene.

Two other teenage passengers were in the car at the time, a 19-year-old from Kenton and a 16-year-old from Upper Sandusky.

The driver and rear seat passenger were not wearing seatbelts.

Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in this crash.

Both the driver and one passenger were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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