VAN BUREN — A Findlay woman suffered serious injuries Thursday afternoon when the vehicle she was riding in rolled over on Interstate 75, near the Ohio 613 exit, the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol reported.
According to the patrol, Ashley Fisher, 21, of Cygnet, was driving south on Interstate 75 just south of the Ohio 613 exit at 4:28 p.m. when she made an unsafe lane change and lost control of her 2002 Chevy Trailblazer, which overturned. Fisher, who was wearing a seat belt, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco EMS for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
A passenger in her car, Shari Fisher, 41, of Findlay, was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash, and she was ejected from the vehicle, the patrol reported. Shari Fisher suffered life-threatening injuries, according to the patrol, and was initially taken to Blanchard Valley by Hanco. She was later transported to Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo.
Ashley Fisher was cited for an improper lane change, the patrol reported. The southbound lanes were closed for about 45 minutes because of the accident, the patrol reported.
Assisting at the scene were the Allen Township Fire Department and Frank’s Towing.