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Man flown to hospital after single-car crash near Newport

Published: Mar. 1, 2021 at 1:22 PM EST
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NEWPORT, Ohio (WTAP) - A Washington County man was flown to a Morgantown hospital Monday morning after crashing his car on Dana’s Run Road, authorities said.

Lloyd Lauderman Jr., 67, of Reno, was driving a Chevrolet Malibu that went off the left side of the road and hit a tree, the Marietta post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol said.

Lauderman, who was alone in the car, was flown to a hospital after the crash, which happened about 9 a.m. the patrol said.

Authorities have not released information about his condition.

Emergency crews from Newport, Pleasants County and St. Marys responded to the crash, which troopers said is still under investigation.

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