Mother, daughter killed in car crash

Staff report

A mother and daughter were killed in a car crash on state Route 133 in Williamsburg Township Feb. 3.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol Batavia Post, the crash occurred around 8:51 a.m.

Preliminary investigation reveals Crystal Rump, 18, of Williamsburg, was driving a Pontiac Grand Am south on SR 133 when she lost control in a curve. The car slid off the right side of the road and struck a tree.

Crystal Rump was pronounced dead at the scene. Cindy Rump, 42, of Williamsburg, was a passenger in the car and also died at the scene.

Neither Crytal nor Cindy were wearing seat belts during the time of the crash. Alcohol or drug impairment is not believed to be a factor.

The crash remains under investigation by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.