Accident on US 22 Believed to be Alcohol Related

POSTED BY: WHIZ Reporter
Sunday, December 18, 2011 - 11:53 PM

The Ohio State Patrol says an accident this evening on US 22 is believed to have been caused by a drunk driver.

The accident happened just outside of Wal-Mart on Maysville Pike.


According to the State Highway Patrolman Stephen Williams, two cars were traveling west-bound, when a Ford Ranger, rear ended a Ford Explorer and sent the vehicle into an intersection.


Several passengers were taken to Good Samaritan hospital as a precaution with minor injuries.


Williams said that another officer reportedly performed a field sobriety test on the driver of the truck.


No charges have been filed yet on that driver.

We will bring you the latest as updates become available.


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