Four injured in Bridgeport crash

FOUR persons were injured in an accident on I-70 near the Bridgeport exit today at 3:20 a.m.

According to an Ohio State Highway Patrolman, one car hit another car from behind. Three of the injured persons were taken to Wheeling Medical Park and one to the Ohio Valley Medical Center.

One person was arrested. She was identified as Audrey Cochran, 23, of Wheeling, who was driving one of the vehicles. She was booked into the Belmont County jail on charges of OVI, no operator’s license, fictitious registration and was cited for assured clear distance ahead.

The accident report is incomplete and remains under investigation.