An accident early Sunday morning in Wheeling left one person severely injured.

Officers from the Wheeling Police Department were called to 300-block of National Road in the Fulton area of the city around 2:06 a.m. Sunday morning.

A spokesperson for the department says a vehicle was traveling eastbound when it crashed into a van parked along the roadway.

Two people were inside the vehicle during the time of the accident.

The passenger was unresponsive and severely injured when Wheeling Police and Wheeling Fire Department Paramedics arrived at the scene.

Both the driver and the passenger were taken to Wheeling Hospital for treatment.

Officers conducted a search of the vehicle involved in the crash, where they found what appeared to be illegal narcotics.

The driver of the vehicle which crashed into the van, Allison Michelle Coen, 23-years-old of Wheeling, was arrested by authorities.

Coen will face charges of DUI causing injury, according to investigators.

The investigation remains ongoing.