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Accident in Scioto County sends 2 people to the hospital

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A Scioto County man and is passenger are injured after he loses control of his vehicle and hits a tree.

The accident happened at 2 p.m. this afternoon on Piketon Road near Adams Lane in Madison Township, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Merle Smith, was driving a 1999 Dodge Caravan, when the accident occurred. He was taken to Southern Ohio Medical Center with serious injuries. His passenger, Chasity Kerns, 34, suffered minor injuries and was treated and released from the hospital. The cause of the Scioto County accident is under investigation at this time.