Stories tagged with: Fatal

June 4, 2010 - 4:15pm
4 years 8 weeks ago

The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol says its investigating an incident on
I-70 Eastbound that resulted in the death of a man. Trooper says around 1:00 pm 63-year-old Roberta Snedden of Brownsville was driving East on I-70 in Licking County, when the right front passenger fell out of the right front window. The Patrol identifies the passenger as 60-year-old Robert Snedden Jr., also of Brownsville…The driver’s husband. Mr. Snedden was pronounced dead at the scene...

February 10, 2010 - 5:38pm
4 years 24 weeks ago

The New Philadelphia Post of the State Highway Patrol is still investigating a crash that has left a Byesville woman dead.

It happened on Interstate 77 near mile post 76 on Monday.

Lieutenant Eric Escola says 57-year-old Josephine Rice went off the left side of the road, overcorrected into the right lane, and went off the left side of the road again before striking a guardrail. The force of the impact caused the car to overturn several times in the median.

Rice did die from...

February 5, 2010 - 4:21pm
4 years 25 weeks ago

A Newark woman was killed in a two vehicle crash Friday morning on Ohio 37 in near Granville.

The Granville Post of the Highway Patrol says 21-year-old Jessica Buchanon was driving east on 37, went left of center and slammed head-on into a semi-tractor trailer. It was driven by 43-year-old Nicholas Roberts, also of Newark.

Troopers say weather was not a factor in the crash and its possible Buchanon fell asleep at the wheel.

About 75 gallons of diesel fuel was...

February 5, 2010 - 2:21pm
4 years 21 weeks ago

The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol  is investigating a fatal accident that shutdown State Route 37 for hours Friday morning.

It happened around 6:10 a.m. in the construction zone area near the Raccoon International Golf Course.

A dispatcher says the accident involved a semi and a car.

The driver of the car, a female, was killed in the accident.

Authorities say State Route 37 was reopened around 1:00...

January 2, 2010 - 9:42pm
4 years 30 weeks ago

A 78-year-old man, involved in a December 27th accident in Newark, has died.

A Grant Medical Center spokesman confirmed that Royle Campbell died yesterday.

Campbell and his wife, 75-year-old Barbara, were driving on Thornwood Road when their SUV went off the side of the road and hit a tree.

Rescue crews used the "jaws of life" at the scene before initially taking both Royle and Barbara to Licking Memorial Hospital.

Authorities say weather may have played a...

November 24, 2009 - 5:40pm
4 years 35 weeks ago

The Zanesville Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident near 1600 Dietz Lane.

It happened around 4:00 this afternoon.

Initial reports indicate there was a head-on collision between a van driven by a woman and another vehicle carrying two male teenagers.

The fatally injured victim is  being identified as one of the male teens. 

Authorities on the scene say the two other people were injured.

Med-flight was called to the scene of the serious...

November 15, 2009 - 8:53pm
4 years 36 weeks ago

One person is dead and two others are injured after an overnight accident.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. on State Route 13 in Trimble.

The Athens Post of the State Highway Patrol says 37-year-old Jason Riley, of Glouster, was traveling southbound when he lost control of his car, went off the left side of the road, and stuck a pole.

33-year-old Stephanie Gaddis, of McConnelsville, died in the crash. Riley and 38-year-old Howard Holcomb, of Glouster, were MedFlighted to OSU...

November 1, 2009 - 4:54pm
4 years 38 weeks ago

The Columbus Division of Police says a woman is dead after a Newark man struck and killed her with his semi-tractor and trailer early Friday morning.

It happened just after 3 a.m.

Authorities says Shawn Grooms was traveling northbound on Interstate 270, near East Main Street, when he struck Keyona Redman of Columbus, who ran in the middle of the freeway.

Redman was pronounced dead of the scene.

Authorities say alcohol is believed to be a factor in the incident, which...

November 1, 2009 - 4:07pm
4 years 38 weeks ago

A Coshocton woman is dead after a one car accident yesterday.

It happened around 3:30 p.m. in Perry County.

The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol says 21-year-old Ann Brown was traveling westbound on Tatman's Road and she failed to stop at the State Route 13 intersection. It says the car went off the right side of the road, hit a ditch, went airborne, and then struck a tree. Troopers say the car landed on its top.

Brown was pronounced dead at the scene.


October 17, 2009 - 11:38pm
4 years 41 weeks ago

The Byesville Police Department says it is still investigating an accident that killed a 19-year-old man Thursday evening.

Officer Jason Schwarck says Steven Bilyeu was at the Starlight Gas Station on Main Street, where he spoke with the clerk on two occasions for cardboard and for assistance with his car.

Schwarck says a short time later, Bilyeu was found, around 5:40 p.m, underneath his '97 Ford Explorer. Schwarck says the car dragged Bilyeu about 20 feet and crashed...

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