The past 48 hours have been a dangerous one for pedestrians on Zanesville roadways.
This week two children were hit by vehicles. One on 7th Street the other on Maple Avenue. In each accident those crossing the roadways failed to use designated crosswalks.
Zanesville Police Chief Eric Lambes said risk factors go up when not using these safety devices.
"Cross at a light. Make sure that you are in a crosswalk," explained Chief Lambes. "Walk when the traffic...