Last updated: July 24. 2013 1:34PM - 131 Views

Story Tools:

Font Size:

Social Media:


PDT Staff Writer

A single-vehicle crash has resulted in the death of the passenger in that vehicle. Dead is Marilyn Ruley, 64, of Wheelersburg.

The vehicle, operated by Charles Ruley, 66, of Wheelersburg , was eastbound on Lucasville-Minford Road at the intersection with Cook Road Sunday at around 4:28 p.m., when it slid off the right side of the roadway, striking a ditch, overturning onto the left side of the vehicle.

Marilyn Ruley was air-lifted to Cabell Huntington Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia, where she was pronounced dead at around 8:30 p.m.

Charles Ruley was transported to Southern Ohio Medical Center and treated for his injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.

Frank Lewis may be reached at 740-353-3101, ext. 232, or at flewis@heartlandpublications.com

All user comments are subject to our Terms of Service. Users may flag inappropriate comments.
comments powered by Disqus

Featured Businesses


Info Minute

Gas Prices

Portsmouth Gas Prices provided by GasBuddy.com