Fatal accident under investigation

The Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle crash with fatality on U.S. 33 at Rainbow Lake Road near milepost 27, the patrol said on Wednesday.

The road in Athens County was closed the Athens County transportation department has rerouted traffic on CR-33A (old U.S.-33) between Ohio 681 in Meigs County and U.S.-33 in Athens County. Patrol units are on scene, the patrol said.