One person hurt after car hits ATV on Route 60 in Beverly

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One person was taken to a hospital with injuries after 2 vehicles crashed and then caught fire in Washington County.

Courtesy: Kristi Kennard-Baker

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the crash happened at 11:15 A.M. Wednesday, on Route 60 in Beverly, near Whitten's Farm.

Troopers say a Ford Fiesta was driving southbound on Route 60 when it crashed into a Polaris side-by-side ATV that was illegally crossing Route 60.

Police say, after the crash, both vehicles continued off the left side of Route 60, where the ATV hit a flower bed and a mailbox.

One person was ejected from the ATV and was taken to Marietta Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.

The Ford Fiesta caught fire after the crash, causing fire damage to both vehicles.