Stories tagged with: Accident

May 18, 2014 - 6:38pm
14 weeks 5 days ago

With the sunshine and mild temperatures, several motorcyclists were out today. Two motorcycle accidents occurred locally.

Earlier this morning, a two vehicle accident occurred at 369 Main St. in Duncan Falls. The driver of the car, 31 year old John Mahon of Philo was stopped, waiting to turn into a private drive. The driver of the motorcycle, 64 year old Ronald Mercer failed to stop and struck the rear of the vehicle. He was ejected from his bike. He was transported to Genesis.Trooper...

April 3, 2014 - 1:51pm
21 weeks 2 days ago

Authorities say a two vehicle accident on the Maysville Pike sent four people to the hospital.
 

The accident happened just before 11 a.m. Thursday near Eaglesticks Golf Course,
 

According to Trooper Campbell with the Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol, 86-year-old Carl Finley of Zanesville was turning left from Sherwood Drive onto Maysville when he was struck by a westbound vehicle.
 

That vehicle was driven by 82-year-old June...

April 2, 2014 - 1:25pm
21 weeks 3 days ago

Zanesville Police say Interstate 70 was shut down for a short time this morning after an accident.  It happened around 9:30 near the 6th Street on-ramp.  Police says 32-year-old Carrie Matheney of Zanesville was heading westbound when her car hydroplaned and struck a pick-up truck heading the same way.  Police says the truck was driven by 40-year-old Walter Phillips of Lakeside Park, Kentucky.  Officers say after impact both vehicles spun around and were facing the...

April 2, 2014 - 9:44am
21 weeks 3 days ago

Zanesville Police says I-70 Westbound in the Zanesville City limits has now re-opened after an accident Wednesday morning.  Dispatcher says there were two vehicles involved in the crash that happened at the 6th Street on-ramp around 9:30 a.m.  It did not take crews long to clear the scene and re-open the highway.  Initial reports from the scene by Police indicate a car and a truck were traveling westbound on I-70 when the truck driver claimed he hydroplaned. One person from...

March 28, 2014 - 10:46am
22 weeks 1 day ago

Zanesville Police Friday released more details from a two vehicle accident that included seven people.  Captain Doug Merry says it happened Thursday night around 8:30 on Maple Avenue.  Merry says 29-year-old Nicholas Gridley of Crooksville was driving his car north on Maple near Thurman Avenue.  Merry says 23-year-old Kimberly Kennedy of Zanesville  was driving her car south on Maple and attempted to make a left turn onto Thurman, failed to yield and the two cars...

March 22, 2014 - 7:43pm
23 weeks 1 hour ago

The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a one-vehicle accident that happened in Perry County Saturday afternoon.

The OSHP said two adults were transported via MedFlight to Grant Medical Center in Columbus and two children were taken to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital. No other details are available at this time.

March 5, 2014 - 2:17pm
25 weeks 3 days ago

A driver at the Dresden Road and Maple Avenue intersection crashed into a Zanesville business early Wednesday morning.

According to the Zanesville Police Department, a 25-year-old man suffering from a medical condition was driving down Dresden Road when he rolled through the intersection at Maple Avenue, and crashed right into AAA Spa and Pool Services.

"It turned out that the situation was a medical emergency," explained Lt. Bill Shaw. "The...

February 27, 2014 - 5:55am
26 weeks 2 days ago

The Lancaster Post of the Highway Patrol is investigating a two vehicle accident in Perry County that resulted in one person being ejected from their vehicle. 

It happened Wednesday evening around 8:00 at the intersection of State Route 188 and Highpoint Road. Troopers says 61-year-old Mary Mathias of Lancaster was driving south on 188 when another vehicle driven by 29-year-old Dallas Schilling of Baltimore was traveling west on Highpoint Road, failed to yield the right of way at...

February 21, 2014 - 7:44am
27 weeks 1 day ago

 American Electric Power reports that some of its customers are without service Friday morning. 

Officials report that power was cut to 217 customers after a car hit a power pole. It will take one to two hours before power is restored. 

As a result of the outage WHIZ's AM 1240 will be off the air until service is restored. We're sorry for the inconvenience.

January 24, 2014 - 11:23am
31 weeks 1 day ago

Zanesville Police say a two vehicle accident sent two women to the hospital Friday morning and shut down Maple Avenue.  It happened around 10 a.m.  Captain Doug Merry says one vehicle was traveling north on Maple and veered left and struck another vehicle.  One of the victims had to be pulled from her vehicle with the Jaws of Life.  Both women were taken to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital. No other details have been released.

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