Police searching for 23-year-old driver involved in crash on Route 982

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BULLSKIN TOWNSHIP, Pa. —

Police are searching for the driver involved in a serious crash that sent three people to area hospitals early Thursday morning.

Investigators said 23-year-old Evan Yuhouse left the scene after he crashed his vehicle into a barrier on Route 982 in Bullskin Township, Fayette County.

Three people inside the car had to be flown to Pittsburgh hospitals to be treated for serious injuries.

Police said Yuhouse was speeding and charges are pending.