One transported from crash Wednesday


By Staff Report

A crash along US-22 near the South Branch of the Muskingum County Library had three lanes of traffic closed for most of the early afternoon Wednesday.

According to a trooper with the Ohio State Highway Patrol, a man driving a black SUV struck a parked semi-truck that was off the roadway, causing damage to the front of his vehicle.

He was transported to Genesis Hospital. The Sergeant said he didn’t believe the man’s sustained injuries were life-threatening.