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Police investigating fatal accident in Jackson County, Ohio

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The Ohio State Highway Patrol reported one person died in a two vehicle accident along Route 93 near Standpipe Rd in Jackson County Ohio.

According to troopers, a Chevrolet pick-up truck driven by Joseph Osborne was traveling north on Route 93 near the 13 mile marker when his vehicle collided with a Chevrolet Sedan traveling south driven by Lora Sheets.

A passenger, Guy Sheets, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Jackson County Coroner. Lora Sheets was flown to Cabell Huntington Hospital with incapacitating injuries.  Joseph Osborne was transported to Holzer Hospital with non-life threatening injuries

Troopers suspect driver impairment as a factor in the accident.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol Jackson Post is investigating.