By Dymond Alexis
According to the Herald Star, a tour bus associated with rapper Wiz Khalifa was involved in a head-on accident early Friday morning on State Route 7 as they were heading to Cincinnati.
Ohio State Highway Patrol confirmed they received a call around 4:40 a.m. about a vehicle driving north in the southbound lanes at the Belmont County line. Troopers were heading in that direction when, within five minutes, another call came in about the head-on crash.
Officials reported a car driven by Ray F. Patterson in the wrong lane in the construction zone.The tour bus, with Khalifa’s crew members on board, was driven by William C. Blunt.
Troopers said the bus suffered damage to the left front but was able to drive away.
Patterson was transported to Trinity Medical Center West with non-life-threatening injuries.
Khalifa had performed Thursday evening at KeyBank Pavilion in Burgettstown. His tour was heading to Cincinnati for a Saturday show.