UPDATE: JUNE 23, 2022, 9:27 p.m.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol released additional information about the fatal accident that happened Thursday afternoon in Jefferson County.

A commercial dump truck was traveling northeast on County Road 54 when it veered off the right side of the road. It then overturned, hitting a guardrail and a tree.

There was one fatality in this incident.

No additional information is available at this time. Stay with 7News and WTRF.com for updates.


JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio (WTRF) — The Ohio State Highway Patrol confirms that there is one fatality in a one-vehicle crash in Jefferson County.

Authorities say the incident happened on County Road 54 in Jefferson County.

Authorities are on the scene now.

Stay with 7News and WTRF.com for updates to this developing story.