Stories tagged with: Accident

April 11, 2010 - 8:13pm
4 years 15 weeks ago

A 17-year old receives minor injuries following a rollover accident this afternoon.

It happened on Ridge Road near Pinkerton Lane.

Sergeant Jeremy Mendenhall of the Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol says Nicholas Bowman was traveling east when he rounded a curve, went of the left side of the road, struck an embankment, and rolled over.

He says Bowman sustained minor injuries to his right shoulder but refused treatment at the scene.

Mendenhall says speed is a...

April 10, 2010 - 10:37pm
4 years 15 weeks ago

A pedestrian is med-flighted to Children's Hospital in Columbus after an accident.

It happened around 5 p.m. this evening. Witnesses on the scene say a thirteen-year old was outside with friends horsing around.

"He went to go reach in to one of my friend's pockets and she turned around and he fell over his bike," said Michael Joseph, a friend of the pedestrian hit. "The car tried to swerve and she hit him."

Joseph said the pedestrian was talking after he...

April 6, 2010 - 6:27pm
4 years 16 weeks ago

A Chevy truck is badly damaged after a two vehicle accident on the West Pike in Zanesville.

It happened around 12:20 p.m. right outside the Starfire Gas Station.

Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Wes Archer says Jorge Preciado and passenger-Giovanni Ortuno-both from Nevada, were turning out of the gas station when they struck a Ford truck, driven by Derek Watiker. Watiker was traveling west in the left lane.

No one was injured in the accident, but it left a mess in the...

April 6, 2010 - 12:46pm
4 years 16 weeks ago

Authorities have closed the westbound lanes of U.S. 40 near the  McDonald's restaurant due to a two vehicle accident.

The accident was reported around 12:30 Tuesday afternoon.

Authorities expect to have the roadway closed for at least a half hour.

WHIZ News has a crew on the scene and we'll bring you more information about this accident as it becomes available.

 

April 6, 2010 - 8:44am
4 years 16 weeks ago

Interstate 70 is re-opened after an accident involving a semi truck shut it down for hours today.

Both lanes of the highway were cleared for traffic at about 6 p.m. this evening. This morning around 8 a.m. a semi, carrying nine vehicles, rolled on I-70 westbound just after the new Concord exit.

"We had an out-of-state semi diver that was messing with his gps unit and drove off the side of the roadway, hit a guardrail and then lost control," said Jeff Jadwin, Deputy...

April 5, 2010 - 9:20pm
4 years 16 weeks ago

Near the intersection of Dietz Lane and Ellerman Drive this evening a car rolled over.

It happened shortly after 7 p.m. according to Trooper Henry, 19-year old Kristopher Burkhart was driving a black Mitsubishi Eclipse, traveling north on Dietz Lane when he lost control and hit an embankment, causing the car to roll over.

There was one other person in the vehicle at the time of the crash, but neither were transported to the hospital.

Burkhart was cited with failure to...

April 5, 2010 - 9:17pm
4 years 16 weeks ago

An accident on State Route 60 injures four people including a small child.

According to Trooper Todd Henry with the Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol, around 5 p.m. near the Homestead along State Route 60.

20-year old Amanda Myers was pulling out of a private driveway on to State Route 60, when a Navy Alero, driven by Andrew Parrish struck the vehicle.

The drivers and two passengers were all transported to Good Samaritan Hospital, treated and released, including...

April 3, 2010 - 9:43pm
4 years 16 weeks ago

Five people are taken to Good Samaritan Hospital after a two car crash, just outside of Roseville.

Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Trenas Weaver says the white car was traveling on Heckel Road, when the driver, 18-year-old Ryan Wingrove, failed to yield at a stop sign. That car went through the intersection and was struck by the driver in the green car, 24-year-old Jamie Gilvin, who was traveling south on State Route 93.

All five individuals were taken to the hospital with non-...

April 1, 2010 - 9:05pm
4 years 17 weeks ago


An accident late Thursday afternoon sent one car off the road and the driver to the hospital.

It happened around 4:30 Thursday.Sergeant Chris Phipps with the Zanesville Police Department says the white cavalier failed to yield at the stop sign at Military and North Pointe and pulled out into traffic and hit the silver corolla. The impact sent the silver corolla off the road and into a field. Sergeant Phipps says the driver of the white cavalier will be cited for failure...

April 1, 2010 - 5:46pm
4 years 17 weeks ago


An accident in Newton Township sent six children to the hospital Thursday afternoon.

The two car accident happened at U.S. 22 and State Route 93.

"We got there and there was two cars involved, we had help from the South Zanesville Fire Department, Falls Township and Community Ambulance and six people were transported to the hospital," says Josh Bryan with the Newton Township Fire Department.

Bryan says none of the injuries appear to be serious...

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