Stories tagged with: Accident

June 9, 2012 - 9:15pm
2 years 11 weeks ago

The State Highway Patrol said alcohol may have been a factor in an accident Saturday evening.

Trooper Stephen Williams said the driver of a Jeep Wrangler was traveling westbound on Old Wheeling Road when he clipped an underground phone line and a private gas well before crashing into a utility pole.

"The driver was transported to Good Samaritan Medical Center for medical treatment, and we do believe that alcohol was a factor in this crash," said Williams.

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May 8, 2012 - 3:34pm
2 years 16 weeks ago

A Zanesville woman is in the hospital after being run over by her own Dodge Dakota.  The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office says that 43-year-old Tracy Nagy was driving on the Maysville Pike, near Pinkerton Lane, when she says she swerved to miss another vehicle that went left of center.  Deputy Ed Swartz says Nagy went off the right side of the road, her door flew open and she fell out of her vehicle into a grassy area and her truck continued over top of her and then into the...

May 2, 2012 - 9:12pm
2 years 17 weeks ago

A bicyclist was taken to the hospital Wednesday afternoon following a crash at the intersection of State Routes 60 and 555.

It happened around 5:40 p.m. According to Trooper Trenas Weaver with the Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol, 43-year-old Tammy Rine of Zanesville was southbound on State Route 60 in a Chevy Equinox when she attempted to turn right onto 555.

Trooper Weaver says as Rine was turning a bicyclist, 31-year-old Andrew Near of Zanesville, attempted to...

April 24, 2012 - 7:14pm
2 years 18 weeks ago

Ohio Governor John Kasich was involved in what his spokesman described as a minor, four-vehicle fender bender just outside of downtown Columbus.

Kasich spokesman Rob Nichols said the governor was not injured, but his doctor was going to examine him to be sure. Kasich's staff, a JobsOhio employee and the state trooper driving the vehicle were also not hurt.

Kasich's state-owned sport utility vehicle was traveling northbound on Interstate 71 around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday,...

April 19, 2012 - 9:10pm
2 years 18 weeks ago

State Route 60 was shut down for almost an hour-and-a-half Thursday night following a crash shortly after 7 p.m

The accident occurred in Wayne Township between Lawhead Lane and Pauls Lane.

"We had a red Explorer that was northbound on State Route 60, had a Buick that was attempting to pull out of the driveway here on 60, the Buick failed-to-yield, pulled out in the path of the Explorer, as they collided it sent the Explorer to the oncoming lanes," says Trooper...

April 19, 2012 - 5:17pm
2 years 18 weeks ago

A rollover accident sent one woman to the hospital late Thursday afternoon.

Sergeant Chris Phipps of the Zanesville Police Department said police were called to the intersection of Brighton Boulevard and Crown Street, where a woman driving a Saturn car over-corrected, and struck a tree, causing the car to flip over and land behind a house.

Dozens of people gathered and watched as police investigated the unusual scene.

"It's very unusual," said Phipps.  ...

April 4, 2012 - 9:52pm
2 years 21 weeks ago

A man was taken by Med Flight to a Columbus hospital following a motorcycle crash Wednesday night in Harrison Township.

The accident occurred just after 8 p.m. in the 7200-block of Old River Road.

According to State Highway Patrol Trooper Adam McKenzie, 60-year-old Roger Bobo was traveling northbound on Old River when he went off the right side of the road, over an embankment and was ejected from the motorcycle.

Bobo was taken by helicopter to Grant...

February 9, 2012 - 8:19am
2 years 28 weeks ago

 An injury accident has shut down a roadway in Licking County.

The State Highway Patrol said the accident occurred around 7:00a.m. Thursday morning on State Route 37 and Beaver Run Road. 

State Route 37 is now closed between Beaver Run and Refugee Road. The Patrol said they are unsure when the roadway will reopen.

 

 

 

 

January 12, 2012 - 7:39pm
2 years 32 weeks ago

Wet roads may have been the cause of an injury accident Thursday evening.

According to Patrolman Kyle Brookover, a black car was rear-ended by a blue Dodge pickup truck while waiting at the light on Adair avenue and Linden road in Zanesville-- both cars were eastbound.

Brookover says the rainy weather may have been a factor in the accident, but at this time they aren't completely sure. The driver of the black vehicle was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital with minor injuries...

November 10, 2011 - 8:29pm
2 years 41 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating an accident that sent two people to the hospital.

Sergeant Chris Phipps said it happened around 5:45 PM near the intersection of Moxahala Avenue and Pierce Street.  He said a Ford Edge and a Chevy Venture collided. 

The Edge then struck a pole, while the Venture came to a stop further down Pierce Street.  Phipps said both drivers were taken to Good Samaritan Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

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