OSHP identifies victim in Belmont County fatal crash

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ST. CLAIRSVILLE, Ohio (WTRF) – Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a single-vehicle fatal crash in Belmont County.

The accident occurred on I-70 near milepost 212 in St. Clairsville at about 8:52 a.m. Monday.

A 2014 Chevrolet Impala was traveling eastbound before veering off the right side of the roadway and striking a guardrail and sign post.

The vehicle then overturned before striking a bridge pier.

The driver was identified as Scott McCormick, 63, of Bethesda, who was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities say McCormick was wearing a safety belt.

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