CONCORD TOWNSHIP -- Three people have been taken to area hospitals following a three car crash on Route 44 in Concord Township early Friday morning.
Two of the victims had to be taken by LifeFlight to Metro.
According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, a driver was southbound on Route 44 at 6:40 a.m. when he failed to stop at a red light.
The driver's car entered the intersection with Auburn Road and hit an eastbound car as the driver attempted to turn north onto Route 44. The impact pushed the car into a third vehicle.
The driver of the southbound car told troopers he had glanced away from the road just before impact to answer his cell phone.
There is no word on the conditions of the victims. The crash remains under investigation.