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...
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,"...
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...
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...
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...
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...
A woman is dead after a one-vehicle accident in Fairfield County.
The Lancaster Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating the fatal crash, which occurred on Royalton Road in Amanda Township.
Troopers say at around 4:13 a.m. on Saturday, Curtis Dozier, 19, of Lancaster, was driving westbound on Royalton Road in a 1993 Honda Prelude when he drove off the left side of the roadway into a wooded area and overturned.
A Somerset man is dead after his motorcycle crashes in Perry County.
It happened around 11 a.m. on State Route 668, just outside the Village of Somerset.
Lancaster Post troopers say 70-year-old James Satterfield was traveling south on his 2006 Yamaha Venture motorcycle when he went off the right side of the road, struck a culvert, and was thrown from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Troopers say Satterfield was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash...