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UPDATE: I-70 Crash In Ohio County Takes Second Victim, One In Critical Condition

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UPDATE: Monday - 1:26

Police have released the names of those injured in Saturday's fatal accident on Interstate 70.

Lenny Ray Cordova, 41, of Pine Grove, WV is in critical condition after his vehicle was struck early Saturday morning. Deputies believe he was ejected through the back window.

The westbound driver, Eugene J. Sabol, 67, of Pittsburgh died on scene. Sabol's passenger, Barbara Anne Dorcak, 64, of Pittsburgh was flown to a Pittsburgh hospital where was confirmed dead.

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UPDATE: Saturday - 2:27 p.m. --

Officials have just released that a second person has been confirmed dead due to the crash on I-70 early Saturday morning.

Police say that the woman was in the vehicle that swerved into the other lane, striking another vehicle.

It was not confirmed if the woman was the driver or not.

One victim still remains seriously injured.

Stay with 7-News for continued coverage on this story.

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Ohio County Sheriff Pat Butler confirms that one person is dead and two others are seriously injured after a crash on the section of I-70 known as Two Mile Hill.

Sheriff Butler said the crash occurred between 12:30 and 1:30 Saturday morning, involving both the eastbound and westbound lanes.

He said a westbound vehicle lost control and veered into the eastbound lanes, striking another vehicle.

The strike of the two cars caused them to catch fire.

One person--reportedly the driver of the westbound vehicle--is dead, while two others were flown from the scene by medical helicopters to out-of-town hospitals, according to the sheriff.

Both vehicles are being examined by the Wheeling Police crash re-constructionist, according to towing company officials.

Officials say they have no information about the cause of the crash at this point, and they are not releasing the names of the dead and injured.

Stay with 7-News for updates to follow.

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