Newark Man Killed in Accident

by Jennifer Bullock on May 5, 2014 at 2:50 am

Authorities in Licking County are investigating a one-vehicle fatal accident…

The Heath Police Department says it responded to the call on Keller Road at around 5:20pm Saturday. Authorities say a vehicle, driven by 48-year-old Earl Morris of Newark, drifted into the left lane, exited the side of the roadway, then struck a tree. Police say Morris, who was the only occupant of the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say no other information regarding what caused the accident is available. The incident remains under investigation.