Man in Critical Condition After Crash

by Emily Baird on October 23, 2009

A man is in critical but stable condition after an overnight accident along Interstate 77 in Noble County.

It happened just before 1 a.m. near milepost 26.

The State Highway Patrol says 49-year-old Paul Lovejoy of Thornville drove left of center, struck the median, overturned, and was ejected.

Lovejoy was initially taken to Southeastern Ohio Med but then transferred to Ohio State University Medical Center.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation.