Victims air-lifted following two-vehicle crash at state routes 45 and 165

Area safety service personnel work to extricate a victim in a two-vehicle crash at state routes 45 and 165 at 4:24 p.m. Wednesday. Two occupants of the car had to be extricated after it struck parked vehicles in a nearby business’ parking lot, and were life-flighted from the Salem Airpark. The two occupants of the other vehicle, the pick up truck seen in the background, were also transported from the scene with injuries. The Canfield Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating the crash. Damascus, Green Township and Beloit EMS also responded. Goshen and Smith township police departments provided traffic control. No other information was available Wednesday night. (Salem News photo by Kevin Howell)