SALEM, Ohio (WYTV) – At least one person suffered extensive injuries in an accident Friday morning near Salem.
A tractor-trailer and minivan collided about 8:50 a.m. along state Route 9.
One person was taken by medical helicopter to Saint Elizabeth Hospital.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol said that a minivan was traveling north on Route 9 when it went left of center and struck a semi-truck. The crash did not injure the semi driver, and medical personnel took the driver of the minivan to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Charges in the case are pending, and Route 9 is open Friday afternoon.