Teens Injured in Licking Co. Crash
Nichole Hannahs

Teens Injured in Licking Co. Crash

by Nichole Hannahs on October 9, 2012

Two people suffered injury after an accident in Licking County.

The State Highway Patrol said the accident took place on State Route 13 at 9:45p.m., Monday night.

Troopers said that a preliminary report indicates a 2000 Chevy S-10 Blazer driven by 17-year-old Zack Hanf, of Somerset, was traveling south on SR 13, south of Interstate 70, when it drove left of center and struck a commercial vehicle.

Hanf wasn’t wearing his seatbelt and was partially ejected from the vehicle. He was taken to OSU Medical Center by Med Flight.

His passenger, 18-year-old Paige Kimberlain, of Thornville, wasn’t wearing her seatbelt and was partially ejected. She was taken to Grant Medical Center.

The driver of the commercial vehicle, 51-year-old Albert Chidester, of Thornville, was taken to Licking Memorial by Licking Township Fire Company for minor injuries. He was later released.