Licking County Accident Injures 2

by Emily Baird on July 31, 2010 at 3:08 am

A Johnstown man is taken by MedFlight to OSU Medical Center in Columbus after an early morning accident.

It happened around one a.m. along Heath Road.

The Heath Police Department says 26-year-old Christopher Fauris went off the right side of the road, came back onto the roadway, went off the left side of the road, and struck a utility pole. Crews extracted Fauris from the vehicle and he was taken to the hospital. His condition is not known at this time.

His passenger, 31-year-old Lisa Tankovich of Logan, was transported to Licking Memorial Hospital with minor injuries. A hospital spokesperson says she was treated and released.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.