A local driver suffered serious injuries in a one-vehicle crash near Zanesfield on County Road 153 Tuesday morning around 5:35.
The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that Christina Watkins, 40, of 2275 Route 68 North, Bellefontaine, was driving a 2004 Honda Pilot eastbound on 153 near Township Road 146 when she went off the left side of the road and struck a tree.
The SUV rolled onto the passenger's side and part of the tree fell on the vehicle.
Watkins, who was not wearing a seat belt, was transported from the scene by MedFlight to Grant Medical Center. She is listed in serious condition.
The vehicle suffered heavy damage.
Tri-Valley Fire and EMS and Perry Township EMS assisted at the scene.
The accident remains under investigation.