Stories tagged with: Crash

December 5, 2012 - 1:05am
1 year 19 weeks ago

The State Highway Patrol is investigating a three vehicle crash in Fairfield County.

It happened just after 7 p.m. Tuesday on County Road 31 east of County Road 33A in Greenfield Township.

Troopers said 47-year-old Andrew Filson of Amelia was driving a Honda motorcycle westbound on County Road 31.  75-year-old Robert Graves of Grove City was traveling eastbound on County Road 31 in an Oldsmobile Aurora when he went left of center and struck the motorcycle head on.


September 4, 2012 - 11:51pm
1 year 32 weeks ago

Ohio State Patrol says a tractor trailer and an SUV were traveling eastbound on I-70. Debbie Ramage, the driver of a Buick Rainier attempted to pass a pick-up truck on the right when she merged into the left lane she lost control traveled off the road and hit the guardrail. The driver of the semi Thomas Anthony Sophocles attempted to avoid the collision but ended up jackknifing and striking the Buick. Both went off the right side of the road. The Buick flipping on it's top and the truck...

August 30, 2012 - 10:13pm
1 year 32 weeks ago

Two people were taken to the hospital following an accident in Newton Township.

The head-on crash occurred at the intersection of U.S. 22 and State Route 93 around 9:30 Thursday night. It involved a Chrysler 300 and Mercury Grand Marquis.

The intersection was shut down while crews cleared the scene.

No other details have been released at this time.

July 10, 2012 - 5:54pm
1 year 40 weeks ago

A woman was taken to the hospital after crashing into a power pole Tuesday afternoon.

Muskingum County Sheriff's Lieutenant Mike LeCocq told WHIZ News that the Sheriff's Office received numerous calls about an elderly woman driving erratic while traveling northbound on Maple Avenue. 

About 5 minutes later, it was reported that the woman went left of center and crashed head-on into a power pole near the intersection of State Route 60 and Olde Falls Road.

LeCocq said the...

March 29, 2012 - 9:29pm
2 years 2 weeks ago

Two juveniles could be in trouble following a crash Thursday in Springfield Township.

The one-vehicle accident happened around 8 p.m. in the 900-block of Pinkerton Lane just past the intersection of Ridge Road.

According to Trooper Adam McKenzie with the Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol, two kids were in a yard on Pinkerton pretending to hit rocks toward passing vehicles with a baseball bat.

Trooper McKenzie says a man driving a truck south on Pinkerton...

March 21, 2012 - 9:17pm
2 years 3 weeks ago

A car caught fire following a crash Wednesday evening in Zanesville.

It happened shortly before 8:30 p.m. near the intersection of Wayne Avenue and Marietta Street.

According to Sgt. Chris Phipps, the vehicle was headed south bound on Wayne Avenue when it veered off the side of the road and struck a light pole.

Witnesses of the accident who reported the crash said the driver and passenger fled the scene.

Sgt. Phipps says officers spoke to the driver who...

January 6, 2012 - 7:32pm
2 years 14 weeks ago

One person is dead following a one vehicle crash in Guernsey County Friday afternoon.

It happened around 2 p.m. on Byesville road. Cambridge State Highway Patrol Trooper Shawn Allar says a 30-year-old male drove off the right side of the road, overturned, struck a ditch, and hit several trees. The victim, who has not been identified yet, was not wearing a seatbelt, something Trooper Allar says could have drastically changed the circumstances.

"A big thing that could...

June 22, 2011 - 3:12pm
2 years 42 weeks ago

Two people were sent to the hospital Wednesday afternoon, after a bizarre accident in downtown Zanesville.

It happened just after 2 p.m. at the corner of South and Seventh streets, when an ambulance from Scioto County collided with a van from Muskingum County.

Sergeant Chris Rice, from the Zanesville Police Department, says the gray van was headed west on South Street, and the Life Ambulance was southbound on Seventh, when the two collided at the intersection. The wreck...

May 9, 2011 - 7:02pm
2 years 49 weeks ago

One person is taken to the hospital after a truck crashes into a Zanesville restaurant on Monday.

Lieutenant Tony Coury with the Zanesville Police Department said a man was traveling westbound on Market Street and attempted to turn right onto Orchard Street; going too fast, he slid on the gravel and hit the Maria Adornetto's Restaurant.

"The cooks were here, I don't think they were open for business, but it doesn't appear that there's any inside structural damage at this...

March 13, 2011 - 1:41pm
3 years 5 weeks ago

The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol says an alcohol related crash leaves one person dead near Caldwell.

Troopers say Saturday night around 9:45, thirty-five-year old Jason Bonar of Caldwell was driving south on State Route 821 when the vehicle went off the left side of the road and hit a guard rail. Investigators then say the vehicle came back on to the road crossing two lanes of traffic, went off the right side, hit a tree and rolled over partially ejecting Bonar...

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