Stories tagged with: Fatal

October 29, 2012 - 5:12pm
1 year 36 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating a fatal accident.  It happened Monday morning around 7 a.m. at the intersection of State Route 719 and Moxahala Avenue.  Captain Tony Coury says 45-year-old Betty Foraker of Philo was traveling north on Moxahala Avenue and when entering the intersection of 719 she was struck by an OK Coal cement mixer truck driven by 64-year-old John Snider of New Lexington.  Coury says there were two passengers in Foraker’s vehicle...

January 6, 2012 - 4:18pm
2 years 26 weeks ago

The Cambridge Post of the Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident. It happened around 2:00 Friday afternoon on Byesville Road in Guernsey County. The Highway Patrol says a 30-year-old man was killed in the accident.  Troopers say the car rolled over several times and ejected the driver, who was not identified pending notification of his family.  Troopers also said the driver was not wearing his seat belt.  The accident remains under investigation.

January 3, 2012 - 2:39pm
2 years 27 weeks ago

A Rushville woman was killed in a two vehicle accident in Perry County. The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol says it happened Tuesday morning around 7:00 a.m. on US 22 near Amish Ridge Road. Troopers says 18-year-old Carrie Morrison of Carroll was driving east on 22, went left of center and struck 60-year-old Carol Emmert of Rushville head-on. Emmert died at the scene of the accident. Morrison was taken by Medical Helicopter to The Ohio State University Medical Center. She is...

March 13, 2011 - 1:41pm
3 years 17 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...

February 22, 2011 - 6:46pm
3 years 20 weeks ago

It's only February and already 25 lives have been taken by fatal fires here in Ohio.

Assistant Chief of Fire Prevention Rich Palmer of the State Fire Marshals Office spoke at the Zanesville Rotary Club meeting on Tuesday afternoon to discuss their campaign for the use of smoke alarms in homes.

"Right now we're looking at campaigns around the state to reduce fatalities because we are seeing so many homes that have fires that don't have working smoke alarms,"...

January 28, 2011 - 12:48am
3 years 23 weeks ago

Troopers from the Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal crash in Licking County.

It happened around 3:30 p.m. Thursday on Blue Jay Road east of Tavener Road in Franklin Township.

Lieutenant Darrin Blosser says a 1999 Pontiac Grand Am being driven by 47-year-old Tina M. Harbaugh of Newark, was traveling east when she went left of center, came back over into the right lane, overcorrected and went off the right side of the road. The vehicle than...

January 25, 2011 - 11:26pm
3 years 24 weeks ago

A man is dead following a two-vehicle crash in Coshocton County.

According to the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office, around 3 p.m. 54-year-old Steven Adams of Coshocton was turning onto U.S. 36 from Township Road 104, when he failed to yield causing 73-year-old Robert Sherry Sr. of Columbus to strike him.

Sherry was traveling westbound on U.S. 36. He had two passengers in his vehicle, 45-year-old Robert Sherry Jr. of Loveland and 63-year-old William Peddicord Jr. of...

January 15, 2011 - 12:24am
3 years 25 weeks ago

A woman and child are dead after a fatal accident in Licking County.

According to the Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred around 3 p.m. Friday on State Route 37 in Monroe Township.

Authorities say 61-year-old Margaret Pertee of Johnstown driving a Kia Rondo was traveling southeast on State Route 37 and went left of center striking 62-year-old James Doran Jr. of New Albany, who was driving a fuel tanker. Pertee went off the right side of the roadway...

December 14, 2010 - 7:01pm
3 years 30 weeks ago

The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash involving three vehicles.

The crash occurred on State Route 13 at Stone Quarry Road in Perry County at 8:25 a.m. on Tuesday.

Authorities report that 21-year-old Shawn Hall of New Lexington was driving a 1999 Chevrolet Cavalier south bound on State Route 13. He struck the rear of a 1995 Ford Taurus who was also south bound and was stopped to turn onto Stone Quarry Road. Hall's vehicle then slid sideways...

November 18, 2010 - 4:04pm
3 years 33 weeks ago

The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal ATV crash that happened around 2 a.m. on Thursday in Licking County.

Authorities say the vehicle was traveling north on Rain Rock Road and drove onto the berm and began to overturn. Both the driver and passenger were ejected.

The driver, 27-year-old Kurt Boyer of St. Louisville was taken by Medflight to OSU Medical Center with critical injuries. His passenger, 27-year-old Michael Wood of St. Louisville was...

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