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 second driver had died as a result of a fatal accident in Perry County on Tuesday. The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol says 18-year-old Carrie Morrison of Carroll died Wednesday. The Highway Patrol says Morrison was driving east on US 22 near Amish Ridge Road, went left of center and struck head-on a vehicle driven by 60-year-old Carol Emmert of Rushville. Emmert died at the scene of the accident. The Ohio State Highway Patrol Reconstruction Unit is assisting with the...
A fatal accident is under investigation in Perry County. The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol says it happened on U.S, 22 and Township Road 51 early this morning. The Highway Patrol says the accident which happened east of Somerset remains under investigation.
A man charged in connection with a fatal accident in Muskingum County this past spring appeared in court Wednesday for an arraignment hearing.
27-year-old Darnell Harris of Columbus went before Common Pleas Court Judge Kelly Cottrill where he pleaded not guilty to charges of aggravated vehicular homicide and operating a vehicle while under the influence.
The State Highway Patrol reports that in April Harris was driving on U.S. 40 in Falls Township when he...
A Franklin Ohio man is dead following a Tuesday evening one-vehicle accident near Stovertown.
State Troopers say around 7:30 Tuesday evening, two people were walking in the northbound lanes of State Route 555 going soutbound after their vehicle ran out of gas. Two vehicles were traveling south on 555 when one of the vehicles attempted to pass.
The Highway Patrol says during his pass, 44-year-old Robert Thomas of Crooksville could not see the pedestrians that were...
State Patrol Troopers investigate a fatal accident in Licking County.
The accident took place on Raccoon Valley Road west of Louden Street in Granville Township around 1:10 Sunday afternoon.
Troopers said 37-year-old Richard Hardy of Columbus was driving his 2004 Ford Escape west on Raccoon Valley Road when it went off the right side of the roadway in a curve. The vehicle then traveled down an embankment, striking a culvert where it then overturned and ejected Hardy.
The Zanesville Highway Patrol says a 79-year-old woman was killed and another person was injured in a two vehicle accident this morning in Zanesville. It happened just before 8:30 at the intersection of Dresden and Richey Roads. Troopers says 21-year-old Michael Wells of Zanesville was driving south on Dresden in a pick-up truck and 79-year-old Mary Corder, also of Zanesville was traveling east on Richey in an SUV. Troopers say the Corder vehicle attempted to make a left turn onto Dresden...
A Zanesville woman reported missing Monday morning is found dead in the Licking River.
Zanesville Police Captain Miller said the family of 50-year-old Mary Knipe reported her missing to Zanesville Police around 4am when the Dialysis Center called and said she failed to show for her 2am appointment.
A call of a wrecked minivan in the Licking River off Licking Road was reported about 20 minutes later to the State Highway Patrol.
The State Highway Patrol said alcohol appears to be a factor in a crash that leaves one person dead Wednesday evening.
Troopers with the Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol said that just after 5pm 34-year-old Phillip Oliver, of Columbus, was traveling west on US 22 enar Avalon Road when he lost control on his 1992 Honda Accord, traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck a utility pole.
He was pronounced dead at the scene and troopers said no seatbelt was in use...