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Six Injured When Car Strikes Tree in Belmont County

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BELMONT COUNTY -

Six people suffered injuries when a car crashed into a tree Saturday in Belmont County.

According to dispatchers with the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the crash happened about 1:05 a.m. along County Road 100 near County Road 108.

First responders attempted to take at least one patient to the hospital using a medical helicopter, but weather conditions prevented the helicopter from flying, according to dispatchers.

One person was transported to the ICU at Medical Park. Another female was airlifted to a Pittsburgh hospital. Authorities believe alcohol was a factor.