The Chillicothe Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two vehicle injury crash which occurred on US 35 in Ross County, at 1:57 PM on December 31, 2013.
Duane R. Hollon, 52, of Bainbridge was driving a 2003 Kenworth tractor trailer loaded with logs westbound on US 35. Eli B. Barker, 19, of Chillicothe was driving a 2005 Hyundai Tiburon westbound on US 35 from SR 159. Mr. Barker failed to yield coming onto US 35 striking Mr. Hollon. Mr. Hollon’s trailer overturned, losing part of his load closing both lanes of US 35.
Mr. Hollon was transported to Adena Regional Medical Center by Scioto TWP EMS with minor injuries.
Mr. Barker reported no injuries at the scene.
Scioto TWP EMS and Fire Department responded to the scene. ODOT was also contacted to assist with the road closure.