Beacon Journal staff report


A Portage County teen was killed in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon.



The Ohio Highway Patrol reports that Nicholas D. Stock, 16, of Garrettsville, was killed when his vehicle collided with a pick-up truck around 4 p.m. on state Route 88, just north of state Route 305, in Nelson Township.



Authorities say Stock was traveling northbound on Rt. 88 when he lost control on wet pavement and went left of center.



The driver of the truck, Richard A. Bonner, 62, of Mantua, suffered minor injuries.



Stock, who was wearing a seatbelt, died of his injuries.