Two people were sent to the hospital after an alleged assault ended in a car accident.
The Martin County Sheriff says they received a call around 3am of a man hitting a woman.
They found 18-year-old Leah VanHoose with injuries on her face, but the suspect, Steven Marcum, was gone.
They later found Marcum injured in a wreck on Route 3.
VanHoose was treated at Paul B. Hall Hospital in Paintsville.
Marcum was sent to Cabell-Huntington.
Police say assault charges are pending.