Troopers say drugs suspected in rollover crash on I-76 in Milton Twp.

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The accident happened about 12:15 a.m. Friday on I-76, just east of Route 534.

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MILTON TWP., Ohio (WKBN) – Troopers say drugs are suspected in a rollover crash Friday on Interstate 76 in Milton Township.

The accident happened about 12:15 a.m. on I-76, just east of Route 534.

Troopers say Gregory Barnhart, 33, of Bristolville, went off the right side of the road, overturned and hit a tree.

Barnhart was thrown from the car. Both he and his passenger, 28-year-old Jaqueline Mitchell, were taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital for treatment.

Neither Barnhart nor Mitchell were wearing seatbelts, according to troopers at the scene.

Barnhart is charged with OVI and failure to control, according to court records.

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