Downtown Accident

by Erika Brooks on October 31, 2012 at 3:22 am

An accident shut down traffic in downtown Zanesville Wednesday.

Zanesville Police Lieutenant Bill Shaw says a truck traveling south on Fifth Street struck a van driving west on Market Street pushing the van into a car waiting in the turn lane of West Market Street. The driver of the truck and the driver of the van were both taken to the hospital with unknown injuries. Lieutenant Shaw says according to witnesses the truck drove through a red light. Market Street was shut down a short time while crews worked to clean up debris from the accident.