Authorities Investigate Coshocton County Accident
Nichole Hannahs

Authorities Investigate Coshocton County Accident

by Nichole Hannahs on April 24, 2013

The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office said speed and possible alcohol use are suspected factors in a Tuesday afternoon accident.

Authorities said 29-year-old Sarah Nelisse of West Lafayette was flown to Grant Medical Center following the one vehicle crash around 2 p.m. on State Route 93.

Her two children ages 5 and 2 were also in the vehicle. They were taken to Coshocton Memorial and then to Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus.

The sheriff’s office reports that Nelisse was driving a 2002 Jeep Liberty on State Route 93 between Township Road 152 and Township Road 155 when she went left of center striking a mailbox.

The Jeep then struck a culvert and went into the air and rolled several times before coming to rest on its wheels.

The accident remains under investigation.