Stories tagged with: car crash

July 1, 2014 - 9:29pm
3 weeks 1 day ago

 After being closed for two-hours due to an accident, both lanes of State Route 146 at the Vickers Hill Road intersection reopened around 5:40 Tuesday evening.

Sgt. Melanie Appleman with the State Highway Patrol says a white van was traveling eastbound on State Route 146. It had stopped to turn left onto Vickers Hill Road around 3:40 p.m. when it was rear-ended by a blue Cadillac. A third car struck the back of the Cadillac which was forced into the oncoming lane striking a semi...

January 24, 2014 - 7:10pm
25 weeks 5 days ago

Two women were sent to the hospital after a collision on Maple Avenue near Dairy Queen.

Officials from the Zanesville Police Department report that at around 10 a.m two vehicles collided shutting down the busy roadway for over an hour.

"The green car was believed to be going northbound on Maple just past Thurman here and seemed to pull to the left an struck the gray car that over here sitting on the side walk," said Captain Doug Merry.

Captain Merry says although...

September 28, 2013 - 5:47pm
42 weeks 4 days ago

Traffic was temporarily slowed at the intersection of Brandywine Boulevard and Northpointe Drive on Saturday due to a two vehicle car crash.

Zanesville Police Department says a woman driving a tan Toyota Avalon was headed east on Northpointe Drive when she collided with a couple driving a Red Chrysler, causing her car to careen down a hill. The couple in the red vehicle were heading west and attempting to make a left turn when the crash happened. The woman was sent to Good...

March 22, 2013 - 7:56pm
1 year 17 weeks ago

The accident involving a car and truck happened around 5:15p.m. on Gene Cox Memorial Drive just east of Dresden. Fire crews and a MedFlight helicopter responded to the scene near a crop field.

"It appears that the Dodge truck was backing out of this farm field. It was in the middle of the road when the Honda came over the rise from the railroad crossing and the Honda was unable to stop to avoid hitting the truck," said Bill Duerson of The Ohio State Highway Patrol.

A...

March 2, 2013 - 7:16pm
1 year 20 weeks ago

The three vehicle crash occured on I-70 . The Ohio State Patrol responded to a call about a single vehicle crash where a car had rolled over into the grassy median. While the responding patrol officer was waiting on back-up and fire personnel to assist, she saw another crash coming her way.

"I saw the red truck lose control on the bridge. And I thought he was going to get it back under control but he came off, and I ran because I didn't want to get hit and he ran into the rear end...

January 29, 2013 - 8:54pm
1 year 25 weeks ago

Traffic was shut down for about an hour from Blue Avenue to Newark Road due to a one vehicle crash.

According to Sergeant John McCoy, it appears the driver of a blue Oldsmobile was traveling southbound on Adair Avenue, intending to make a right turn on Old Newark Road. 

The driver told Sergeant McCoy that his blood sugar dropped, which caused him to black out, cross the center lane, travel off the road and crash into a telephone pole.

The driver was treated at the...

January 2, 2011 - 10:01pm
3 years 29 weeks ago

One Zanesville family wakes up to a shocking discovery outside their home Sunday morning.

Jennifer Hopkins says her home, located on Center Drive in Zanesville, looked like a war zone when she went outside early this morning.  Hopkins says trees and bushes were taken out along with her mailbox being destroyed.  Her friend's van, that was parked in the driveway overnight, had been damaged and pushed into the grass.  Both Jennifer and her husband, Tony Hopkins, say...

April 16, 2010 - 4:19pm
4 years 14 weeks ago

As students get ready for prom season, one group wants to make sure students stay safe as they celebrate.

"There was just an accident... Where at?... Chandlersville road... Where at on Chandlersville Road?... By the vocational school... How many cars are involved... Two... Anybody injured?... Yes, I think so," stated the frantic 911 call.

This is not how students want to spend prom. But it could be a deadly reality for students who choose to drink and drive....

March 3, 2010 - 10:16pm
4 years 20 weeks ago


A two car accident shut down an intersection in downtown Zanesville Wednesday afternoon.

The crash happened around 2 p.m.at the intersection of 5th and Market Street. Zanesville Police say the blue Olsmobile was making a right hand turn when it struck the passenger side of the purple Pontiac, which spun the Pontiac. The female occupant of the Olsmobile and the female occupant and young child in the Pontiac were all treated and released at the scene. Community Ambulance,...

February 24, 2010 - 11:05pm
4 years 21 weeks ago

A car crash on Maple Avenue took out the fence and sign for Never More Tattoo Studio.

The accident happened around 9 p.m. The male driver of the black, Nissan was pulling out of Dairy Queen when Zanesville Police say the driver broadsided the silver, Sentra traveling north on Maple Avenue.

The Sentra then went through the fence and crashed into the Never More tattoo fence and sign. No one was injured in the crash and there is no damage to any buildings. Zanesville Police Officer...

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