Stories tagged with: MedFlight

June 1, 2010 - 12:13pm
4 years 8 weeks ago

Two people are taken to Grant Medical Center in Columbus after an accident along State Route 13 in Newark.

It happened just after 10 a.m., north of Chestnut Hills Road.

The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol says Jim Everheart was driving south on State Route 13 with passenger Crystal Loman when the vehicle went left of center and struck Deborah Paxton, who was traveling north. Dispatchers say Everheart's car did flip.

Medflight was dispatched to the scene....

May 31, 2010 - 11:49pm
4 years 8 weeks ago

Four people were taken by Medflight and four others hospitalized following an accident Monday evening in Licking County.

It happened at the intersection of State Routes 13 and 657, just north of Newark around 6 p.m.

According to the Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol, 28-year-old Matthew Workman of Mount Vernon was northbound on State Route 13 when he lost control of his Chevy Lumina, crossed the center line and went into the path of a Mercury Mountaineer driven by 37-...

May 9, 2010 - 2:37pm
4 years 11 weeks ago

A 17-year-old is in serious condition after an accident along State Route 93 early this morning.

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office says it received a call around 1:15 a.m. of a one vehicle accident in Lafayette Township on a bridge over the Tuscarawas River, but no one appeared to be in the car. Upon arrival, deputies say they found Dakota Wright on the ground near the river bank.

They say it appears Wright was traveling north when he went off the right side of the road and...

April 13, 2010 - 5:26pm
4 years 15 weeks ago

It's a team of 20, who are intent on saving lives. MedFlight 6 is based in Morgan County, and it's celebrating five years of operation.

MedFlight 6's first flight took off from the Morgan County Airport on April 13th, 2005.

"Since we've started, I believe we've made an impact on thousands of lives. We do several hundred runs a year, " says Base Director, Michael Perkins.

Transporting a patient by MedFlight can cut travel time in half when compared to an ambulance...

January 4, 2010 - 6:28pm
4 years 29 weeks ago

A seven-year-old Pataskala boy remains at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus after falling into an icy pond last night.

A spokeswoman with the hospital says she hasn't been given consent to release information on Cyrus Hanson's condition yet.

Cyrus was at a family birthday party in Laurelville yesterday, when he and another boy snuck outside unattended. Cyrus fell through the icy water, and the Laurelville Fire Department says it took crews about an hour to finally pull...

November 14, 2009 - 10:00pm
4 years 37 weeks ago

A Thornville man is seriously injured and MedFlighted to the Ohio State University Medical Center after an evening accident on National Road/US 40.

It happened around 4:30 p.m..

Trooper Michael Wilson, of the Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol, says Erika Brindger was backing onto the roadway. He says Kristopher Lasure-who was traveling eastbound-saw Brindger, went off the right side of the road, overcorrected, and then went off the left side of the road into a...

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