GUSTAVUS, Ohio (WKBN) – A delivery truck flipped over after a crash Wednesday afternoon in Gustavus Township.
The truck was traveling along state Route 87, near Stoddard Hayes Road, when it went off the road around a curve and struck a pole.
According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the 34-year-old driver faces life-threatening injuries, while a 33-year-old passenger has non-life-threatening injuries. The two are from the Cleveland area, according to Highway Patrol.
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A pole was sheared in half, and crews with the power company were called to the scene to make repairs.
The victims of the crash haven’t been identified yet, and their current conditions are unknown.
According to Highway Patrol, speed was a factor in the crash, as the truck was going too fast around the curve.
Nick Rich contributed to this report.