Head-On Crash Sends Man to Hospital

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

JACKSON COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) -- A man from Oak Hill, Ohio drove into the other lane of traffic and hit a semi-truck head-on.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol tell WSAZ.com the accident happened on State Route 93 at mile post 12 around 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

The Patrol says Micah Leedy, 20, of Oak Hill, was driving north on 93 when he drifted into the other lane and hit a passing tractor trailer.

Leedy sustained serious injuries and was flown to Cabell Huntington Hospital to receive treatment.

The driver of the tractor trailer was not injured.

The Patrols says that State Route 93 was closed for nearly six hours from Tuesday night to Wednesday morning.

The accident is currently under investigation.

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