Carolyn Fleegle

Fatal Accident on State Route 16 near Frazeysburg

by Carolyn Fleegle on January 23, 2014 at 4:26 am

The State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle accident that claimed the life of a Coshocton woman.

It happened on State Route 16 near Frazeysburg around 9:00 a.m. Thursday.

The Zanesville Post reports that 60-year-old Rhonda Blair was driving west on State Route 16 when she lost control of her pick up truck and slid off the right side of the road into a median.

Authorities say Blair’s vehicle then struck a guardrail and overturned ejecting her from the vehicle.

She was taken to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital where she died from her injuries.

The Patrol says Blair was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.