MEIGS COUNTY — A semi-truck accident involving two commercial vehicles left one trailer on its side along Ohio 7 in western Meigs County Monday near the Gallia County line.
According to the Gallia-Meigs Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, A 1989 Peterbilt, driven by Jack Gaston of Athens, was stopped on Ohio 7 to make a left hand turn when the truck was struck in the rear by a 1999 Western Star semi, driven by Paul Price of Little Hocking.
The truck driven by Price then went off the right side of the road. The trailer then became detached and overturned.
No one was injured in the accident according to the Gallia-Meigs Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
Price was cited for assured clear distance.