Stories tagged with: Injuries

September 27, 2010 - 6:44pm
3 years 42 weeks ago

 A driver is cut out of the car after an accident in Dresden.

It happened around 3:30 p.m.

Zanesville Post State Troopers say 76-year-old John Peddicord of Coshocton was traveling north on State Route 60 when he collided with a Ford Mustang driven by 47-year-old John Constable of Tennessee that was attempting to cross State Route 60 from 9th Street. Troopers say the impact forced both vehicles into the southbound lane of State Route 60 and caused Peddicord to...

September 27, 2010 - 6:18pm
3 years 42 weeks ago

A second fire in Cambridge injures four area firefighters, two from the Cambridge department and two from the Cassell Station volunteer department.

It happened around 4 a.m. in the 400 block of Steubenville Avenue. Cambridge Fire Captain Tim Milner says the two-story structure was fully engulfed upon arrival. Because a sign tagged on the front porch of the structure deemed it vacant, the firefighters efforts went from rescue to attempting to tame the fire. Captain Milner says they were...

September 26, 2010 - 8:16pm
3 years 42 weeks ago

A bicyclist is taken by Medflight to Grant Medical Center in Columbus after an evening accident in Newark.

It happened around 6:30 p.m. near 21st Street.

Sergeant Al Schaffer says the individual was riding through parking lots and attempting to ramp from one elevation to another when the bike broke. It caused the bicyclist to fall to the ground where Sergeant Schaffer says he sustained serious facial injuries. His condition is not known at this time.

September 20, 2010 - 5:45pm
3 years 43 weeks ago

To prepare for situations, such a Monday morning's bus accident, local crews say the need to go to the scene ready to handle mass injuries.

The Falls Township Fire Department contacted Good Samaritan Hospital, saying the medical staff should be prepared to handle at least 10 kids. Fire chief, J.D. Johnson, says everyone kept a cool head while attending to the bus accident victims.

"Internally, your heart's racing. Your body wants to go 100 mph, but your brain is telling you...

September 12, 2010 - 8:08pm
3 years 44 weeks ago

A Zanesville woman is injured in a rollover accident on US 40.

The incident occurred near Gratiot around 2 p.m.

Trooper Todd Henry of the Zanesville Post says 59-year-old Barbara Gillespie of Zanesville was traveling in the left, eastbound lane and attempted to make a left-hand turn onto Mounty Perry Road when she struck 71-year-old Judith King of Zanesville, who was traveling in right, westbound lane. He says the force of the impact caused King's vehicle to go off the right side...

August 29, 2010 - 10:15pm
3 years 46 weeks ago

A car is totaled on Interstate 70 after an accident, involving one vehicle.

It happened at mile marker 161, near the Airport Road exit, around 8:30 p.m.

The Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol says the driver, Supraja Muppala was traveling westbound.

"The vehicle traveled off the left side of the roadway, overcorrected, traveled off the right side of the roadway, and struck a guardrail, " says Trooper Trenas Weaver.

Trooper Weaver saysMuppala...

August 29, 2010 - 7:36pm
3 years 46 weeks ago

A Heath woman is taken by MedFlight to Grant Medical Center, following an accident in Newark.

It happened around 9 a.m. on West Main Street.

The Newark Police Department says 73-year-old Roger Ouellettee of Heath was traveling west in a Toyota Camry and attempting to cross State Route 13 when he went through a red traffic light. Officers say it caused the car to strike 26-year-old Allen Smith of Newark, who was traveling south on State Route 13 in a pick-up truck. Neither driver...

August 29, 2010 - 7:10pm
3 years 46 weeks ago

A motorcyclist is seriously injured after an accident on State Route 83.

It happened near Lookout Road around 4:45 p.m.

The Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol says the driver, Robert Hartenstein was traveling north on State Route 83.

"He took this turn too fast, traveled off the left side of the roadway, struck a guardrail, was ejected, and the bike came to rest in the southband lane of 83, " says Trooper Adam McKenzie.

Trooper McKenzie says...

August 28, 2010 - 10:22pm
3 years 46 weeks ago

A man and infant are taken to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital following a Saturday evening accident on Frazeysburg Road.

It happened around 8:30 p.m. just outside the city of Dresden.

The Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol says a brush hog was traveling south when it was struck in the rear by a silver Chevy Malibu. Trooper Eric Williams says the driver of the car and an infant passenger were transported by ambulance. The extent of their injuries are not known at this...

August 26, 2010 - 11:21am
3 years 47 weeks ago

 A 17-year-old Warsaw teen is taken by Medflight to a Columbus area hospital after a two car accident Wednesday night.

It happened around 8:15 p.m. at the intersection of State Route 93 and US 36.

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office says Lorren Foster was going north on State Route 93, ran a red light, and attempted to turn west onto US 36. Deputies say 56-year-old Racy Howard of Springfield was going east on US 36 in a Reiter Dairy Semi Truck and struck Foster. 

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