Driver and passenger injured in two-vehicle accident

A driver and passenger suffered serious injuries after a car/semi accident Friday night around 10 o’clock on Route 33, near State Route 347.

The Logan County Sheriff’s Office reports Jack McGowan, 58, of South Webster, Ohio, was traveling east on 33 in the right lane when a semi, in the left lane, operated by Michelle Gebers, 56, of Eldorado, Ohio, attempted to change lanes and struck the vehicle.

McGowan and his passenger, Candy McGowan, 49, suffered serious injuries.

They were transported to Union County Memorial Hospital in Marysville.

Gebers was not injured.

All occupants were wearing their seat belts.

Gebers was cited with a marked lane violation.

McGowan’s vehicle suffered heavy damage.