ATHENS COUNTY, Ohio (WCMH) — Remarkably, no one was seriously injured following a crash that involved U-Haul trailer, a pickup truck, and a Highway Patrol cruiser.
It happened Thursday around 10:21 a.m. on Radford Rd. near State Route 56 in Athens County.
Officials say the trooper was traveling southbound when the U-Haul, traveling northbound, crossed the center line. Troopers say the trailer struck a Toyota Tacoma, before slamming into the trooper’s vehicle.
The Toyota’s driver was not seriously injured, while the U-Haul driver and trooper were unscathed.
The 23-year old U-Haul driver was ticketed for crossing the center line, while the crash remains under investigation.