OSP: Alcohol a factor in crash that sends 3 to hospital

MASON, OH (FOX19) - The Ohio State Patrol is investigating a crash that sent three people to the hospital early Monday morning in Warren County.

Just before 4 a.m., Rita Henry, 26, of Trenton, Ohio was driving her 2005 Chevrolet van on Brewer Road near Mason-Montgomery Road when the van went off the right side of the road and struck a tree.

Henry was taken to the hospital by EMS with serious injuries. Allison Caudill, 25, of West Chester was flown to U.C. Hospital by AirCare with critical injuries. Ian Clark, 20, of West Chester was taken to Bethesda North hospital by EMS with serious injuries.

Henry was wearing her seatbelt, however, the other passengers were not. The Ohio State Patrol says alcohol appears to be a contributing factor in the crash.

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