One person is dead after an accident near the Muskingum County Speedway on Monday afternoon.
It happened around 1 p.m. just north of McGlade School Road on State Route 60. Sergeant Chuck Merryman said the State Highway Patrol and Falls Township Fire Department responded to the call. He said a motorcycle and a pick-up truck hauling a trailer were traveling northbound.
"The pick-up slowed down to make a left-hand turn into a private drive, and as he proceeded to...
You might not have seen any construction on State Route 60 in Muskingum County over the holiday weekend, but the project will resume next week.
Ohio Department of Transportation District 5 Deputy Director Joe Rutherford said contractors will begin working on side streets that intersect the roadway on Monday. He said resurfacing of Maple Avenue should start on September 19th and finish by October 31st.
"Asphalt resurfacing is a weather sensitive activity, so we'll see...
An accident Thursday evening has a twist of fate -leaving two women thankful for one anothers aid to their mothers.
The accident was around 6:30 at the intersection of State Routes 60 and 719. According to the State Highway Patrol, a south-bound Jeep Cherokee driven by 80 year-old Thomas Pierce of Chandlersville struck a north-bound Chevy Malibu driven by 51-year-old Kathy Bebout of McConnelsville.
Witness Sue Moran was waiting at the light and instinctively ran to the...
One person was taken by medical helicopter following a motorcycle accident Thursday afternoon.
Trooper Jeff Fowler from the Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol says a Suzuki motorcycle driven by 43-year-old Kevin Patterson of Zanesville was northbound on State Route 60 around 4:30, when a 2001 maroon Dodge Ram, traveling south, failed to yield while attempting to turn left onto Cutler Lake Road. Patterson struck the pickup truck, was ejected, and hit a guardrail.
A three-vehicle-accident involving a semi-truck caused a traffic tie-up on State Route 60 Friday evening.
The accident around 6 p.m. at the intersection of 60 and Cutler Lake Road in Duncan Falls, involved a semi, F-250 pick-up truck and a Ford Focus.
"The Ford Focus was traveling southbound on 60 the red F-250 was behind the Ford Focus couldn't get stopped so he went left-of-center in fear of hitting the Ford Focus in the rear end and the semi was traveling northbound seen...