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UPDATE: Four People Hurt in Car Crash Near School

By: Brooks Jarosz Email
By: Brooks Jarosz Email

UPDATE 4/22/13 @ 6:57 a.m.
GALLIA COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) -- We've learned the names of the four people hurt in Saturday night's crash in front of Gallia Academy High School.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, 18-year-old Courtney Morrison failed to yield as she pulled out onto Centenary Road. Her car was struck by a truck driven by 32-year-old William Devault.

Morrison was flown by helicopter to Cabell Huntington Hospital, as was one of her passengers, 17-year-old Tiffany Perry. Another passenger in Morrison's car, 17-year-old Marina Rittenhouse, was taken to Holzer Medical Center by her father with non-life threatening injuries. Devault was also taken to Holzer by a relative with non-life threatening injuries. Their conditions have not been released.

Investigators say driver impairment was not a factor but that Morrison will be cited for failure to yield.

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ORIGINAL STORY
GALLIA COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) -- Three teenagers were rushed to the hospital following a crash near Gallia Academy High School.

Troopers tell WSAZ.com the driver failed to yield when she pulled out from the school parking lot. That's when they say her car was t-boned by another vehicle.

It happened just after 8 p.m. Saturday, according to a press release.

Troopers say the driver suffered serious injuries and had to be flown to the hospital.

So far there are no updates on the condition of the passengers.

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