Nichole Hannahs

Court Date for Man Charged in Motorcycle Accident

by Nichole Hannahs on August 22, 2012 at 5:12 am

A Zanesville man will appear in court Wednesday morning for his arraignment in connection to the June death of a motorcyclist.

According to Muskingum County Court Records, 72-year-old John Craven faces charges of failure to yield the right of way and one count of vehicular manslaughter.

South Zanesville Police said that 48-year-old Dwight Reynolds of Chandlersville was killed on June 15 when a truck driven by Craven, collided with his motorcycle that was part of a funeral procession on the Maysville Pike.

Reynolds was taken by Medflight to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital where he died of his injuries.

We’ll have complete coverage of Craven’s arraignment on the WHIZ News at 6 and check back to our website for more information.