COLUMBIANA COUNTY, Ohio (WKBN) – Someone was flown to the hospital after a one-vehicle accident temporarily closed a major road Friday evening.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Route 11 northbound was closed around the Columbiana exit after a crash around 4:45 p.m. The road was closed so a helicopter could land to take the victim to the hospital but has since reopened.

Highway Patrol says the victim’s injuries are life-threatening.

The traffic from the accident caused another one-vehicle accident. The driver of that vehicle was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

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