The Ohio State Highway Patrol announces plans to operate an OVI checkpoint in our area this week.
The Cambridge Post said troopers will operate the checkpoint in an attempt to deter and intercept impaired drivers. The county where the checkpoint will take place will be announced the day prior to the checkpoint... The location will be announced the morning of the checkpoint.
If you plan to consume alcohol, the patrol says you should designate a driver or make other travel...
A crash in Guernsey County leaves one person dead.
The crash took place on State Route 821 at State Route 146 in Guernsey County just before 9:30 Monday night. The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol reported that a 1999 Dodge Ram driven by a 21-year-old male from Pleasant City was driving north on State Route 821 when a 2004 Ford Focus driven by a 75-year-old female from McConnelsville failed to yield at the intersection of State Route 821 and State Route 146 and was...
A lane of Interstate 70 east is closed Monday morning in Guernsey County following a semi accident.
The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol said just before 1a.m. a semi truck hit a cow near the weigh station, going off the road and spilling 45,000 pounds of limestone into the right lane and part of the grassy berm.
The Ohio Department of Transportation is on the scene helping to clear the lane for traffic. They hope to have it re-open by 9a.m. Monday.
Troopers with the Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol investigated a three vehicle accident on Interstate 70 east.
Troopers said the vehicles were heading east near the rest area where traffic was attempting to merge to the left lane due to a lane closure. That's when the rear most commercial vehicle driven by Anthony Berge, of San Bernardino, California, failed to maintain assured clear distance and struck the rear of a a pick-up driven by Casey Roski, of Cadiz, Ohio....
The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol investigates a two vehicle crash that took place Sunday afternoon and leaves one dead.
The Patrol said that 35-year-old Jody Bice, of Caldwell, died at the scene of the accident on US 22 near County Road 57. The Patrol reported that a 2005 Dodge 2500 Ram Truck driven by a juvenile went left of center striking her 2008 Chrysler Pacifica and forcing it off the road and into a guardrail.
The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian.
82-year-old Velmar Andrews from Canton was struck and killed by a vehicle on Saturday around 6:30 PM. According to the highway patrol, Andrews was walking in the southbound lanes of Interstate 77 near milepost 52 in Guernsey County. The crash remains under investigation by the highway patrol.
A Texas man arrested Friday by the Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol will be in court on Friday for a preliminary hearing in his case.
Troopers said they stopped with a disabled vehicle on Interstate 77 near Old Washington last Friday. The troopers said they detected a strong odor of burnt marijuana coming from the vehicle. The suspect, 35-year-old Ernst Reis, of Plano, Texas was asked out of the vehicle and during a pat down troopers discovered two knives.