Man injured in one vehicle crash


By Frank Lewis

flewis@civitasmedia.com

A Pike County man suffered injuries in a single vehicle crash around 9:30 p.m. Sunday on U.S. 23 near mile post 15 in Pike County.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol reports a 1997 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Richard S. Varney 64 of Waverly, Ohio was traveling southbound on U.S. 23 when he reportedly crossed into the northbound lanes and struck a guard rail.

Varney was transported to Adena Pike Medical Center where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries

The Pike County Sherriff’s Office, Waverly Police Department, Pike County EMS and PeePee Township Fire Department were also on scene.

Reach Frank Lewis at 740-353-3101, ext. 1928, or on Twitter @franklewis.