Ohio 7 closed due to plant injury

MARTINS FERRY authorities closed the north- and south-bound lanes of Ohio 7 for an extended period this evening following a work-related accident.

According to Martins Ferry police, the accident happened at the Picoma Building. Reports indicate one worker suffered severe injuries.

Ohio 7 was shut down to enable a Lifeflight helicopter land and transport the injured worker for medical teratment.

Read Wednesday’s Times Leader for more details.