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Two treated for injuries after Amherst rollover crash

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    A state trooper investigates an accident off the west bound lanes of Route 2 near the Route 58 exit in Amherst on Monday.



AMHERST — The Ohio Highway Patrol Elyria Post is investigating a rollover crash that took place Monday on state Route 2.

A 2007 gray Chevrolet pickup traveling westbound drove off the right side of the road near the state Route 58 exit about 11:30 a.m., according to a news release from the patrol. The vehicle then reportedly struck a ditch and overturned onto its passenger side.

Emergency personnel transported the driver and passenger, ages 22 and 23, respectively, to Mercy Medical Center in Lorain for non-life threatening injuries. The driver was released, but the passenger remained at the hospital for minor injuries

The right lane of the road was closed during the incident until the scene was cleared. Troopers said they have no information about what caused the accident.

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