***UPDATE*** Accident Closes I-70 West

by Katie Jeffries on November 29, 2009

Two people are sent to the hospital after a two-vehicle accident on interstate 70. It happend around 11:30 Sunday morning at mile marker 132 near the State Route 13 exit.

The accident caused the road to be shut down for several hours. The Ohio State Highway Patrol says 43-year-old David Blair and his wife, Kristi, were traveling down I-70 when their vehicle collided with a Malibu driven by 15-year-old Corey Gibson of Sunbury. The Blair’s vehicle rolled and Kristi was med-flighted to OSU and is listed in stable condition. David was taken by ambulance to Licking Memorial Hospital, then OSU.  He too is listed in stable condition. No one was injured in the Gibson vehicle. I-70 opened back up around 2:00 pm. The accident remains under investigation.

 

 

Katie Jeffries
KJeffries@whizmediagroup.com