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UPDATE: Names Released in Motorcycle-Car Fatality
COLUMBUS (Terri Sullivan/Kate Liebers) Two people died and one was injured after a car and motorcycle collided Monday morning in northeast Columbus.
Nikitesha Lewis, 19, was driving southbound on Westerville Road when she attempted to turn left onto Albert Avenue. She did not yield to a northbound motorcyclist, who ripped through the passenger side of the car.
The passenger and drivers sister, Laquita Lewis, and the motorcyclist died as a result of the crash.
Laquita, 24, was pronounced dead at Riverside Hospital, according to the Franklin County Sheriffs Office. The motorcyclist, whose name police are withholding until the family is notified, died on the scene.
Franklin County deputies said they do not suspect alcohol or drugs were involved.