Stories tagged with: Accident

September 8, 2010 - 5:28pm
3 years 46 weeks ago

A motorcyclist is rushed to the hospital after an accident on the West Pike.
 

It happened just before 4:00 p.m. Tuesday in front of Hopewell Elementary School.
 

According to Trooper Wilson with the Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol the driver of the motorcycle was heading east on U.S. 40 and rear ended a vehicle that was slowed down in traffic.
 

Authorities say the motorcyclist then swerved off the road and landed into a ditch....

September 2, 2010 - 1:46pm
3 years 47 weeks ago

The Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a two vehicle accident that sent two people to the hospital.
 

The crash happened around 8:30 Thursday morning.

Lt. Steven Rine says a car driven by Amanda Debs was heading north on Mount Perry Road when she failed to
yield at the stop sign at the intersection of Mount Perry and US 40.

Lt. Rine says she was then struck by a car driven by Sharron Laughner of Newark which was...

September 2, 2010 - 1:24pm
3 years 47 weeks ago

Traffic on interstate 70 West between the Maple Avenue and State Street exit was moving at a snail's pace this afternoon.

Trooper Corey Campbell of the State Highway Patrol says that just before 11 a.m. a refrigeration truck rear-ended a Ford pickup causing radiator fluid and truck coolant to spill on the roadway.

ODOT closed the driving lane for several hours so crews could clean up the mess. No one was injured in the accident. The refrigeration truck driver, Brett White of...

September 2, 2010 - 10:41am
3 years 47 weeks ago


A two car accident sends two people to the hospital Thursday morning.

The crash happened around 8:30. Zanesville State Highway Post Commander Lt Steven Rine said a car heading north on Mount Perry road failed to yield at the stop sign at the intersection of Mount Perry and U.S. 40.

"The eastbound traffic struck the vehicle that didn't yield at the stop sign," Rine said.

The drivers in both vehicles were taken to Good Samaritan Hospital with non life...

August 31, 2010 - 5:50pm
3 years 47 weeks ago

Traffic is backed up on Interstate 70 East near the Norwich Exit following a two vehicle injury accident.
 

It happened around 5 p.m.
 

Intitial reports indicate at least one person has been taken to the hospital.
 

The State Highway Patrol along with the Perry Township Fire Department are currently on the scene.
 

We'll bring you more information as it becomes available

August 30, 2010 - 8:00pm
3 years 47 weeks ago

An accident on Interstate 70 shuts down both Westbound lanes for almost a half hour, and sends one woman to the hospital.

It happened around 6 p.m shortly before the Adamsville exit. Trooper Adam Mckenzie of the State Highway Patrol says a white Mazda with New Jersey plates was traveling West on the interstate.

"It traveled off the right side of the roadway, struck an embankment, and then traveled back onto the roadway into the left lane where it struck a semi. It then came...

August 29, 2010 - 10:15pm
3 years 47 weeks ago

A car is totaled on Interstate 70 after an accident, involving one vehicle.

It happened at mile marker 161, near the Airport Road exit, around 8:30 p.m.

The Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol says the driver, Supraja Muppala was traveling westbound.

"The vehicle traveled off the left side of the roadway, overcorrected, traveled off the right side of the roadway, and struck a guardrail, " says Trooper Trenas Weaver.

Trooper Weaver saysMuppala...

August 29, 2010 - 7:36pm
3 years 47 weeks ago

A Heath woman is taken by MedFlight to Grant Medical Center, following an accident in Newark.

It happened around 9 a.m. on West Main Street.

The Newark Police Department says 73-year-old Roger Ouellettee of Heath was traveling west in a Toyota Camry and attempting to cross State Route 13 when he went through a red traffic light. Officers say it caused the car to strike 26-year-old Allen Smith of Newark, who was traveling south on State Route 13 in a pick-up truck. Neither driver...

August 29, 2010 - 7:10pm
3 years 47 weeks ago

A motorcyclist is seriously injured after an accident on State Route 83.

It happened near Lookout Road around 4:45 p.m.

The Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol says the driver, Robert Hartenstein was traveling north on State Route 83.

"He took this turn too fast, traveled off the left side of the roadway, struck a guardrail, was ejected, and the bike came to rest in the southband lane of 83, " says Trooper Adam McKenzie.

Trooper McKenzie says...

August 29, 2010 - 2:55pm
3 years 47 weeks ago

An 80-year-old pilot receives minor injuries after his plane crashes in Licking County.

It happened near a Donn Road home in Newark around 10:15 Sunday morning.

The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol says Kenny Rauch was attempting to land a single engine plane on a grass landing strip near the home when the tail hit the ground, causing it to strike the plane's nose and rollover. Troopers say the homemade aircraft landed on its top. While rauch did receive some minor...

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