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2 killed as car veers off road, hits utility pole, tree

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MEDINA, Ohio (AP) - The Ohio Highway Patrol says two men have died after their car swerved off the road and struck a utility pole and a tree.

Police say the driver, 30-year-old Martin Davis of Lodi, and a passenger, 29-year-old Kevin Scholz of Redding, California, were both killed in the crash Sunday in Medina County.

Investigators believe the car was speeding when it veered off the road. Police also believe alcohol was a factor in the crash.

Police say the men were not wearing seatbelts.

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