Accident Closes RT 44 In Newbury For Hours

Newbury, OH - A fatal accident Thursday morning has caused authorities to close roads on RT 44 between RT 87 and US 422. Two vehicles involved. One person was killed. All roads have been reopened.

The accident occured on RT 44 near Music Street around 9:39 a.m. when the driver of a tow truck missed a curve in the road and struck a pick-up truck. The driver of the pick-up truck was killed.

No names being released yet and authorities are still investigating.