The Zanesville highway patrol is investigating a fatal accident. It happened last night around 10:45 on state route 16 near Adams Mills. Troopers say 22-year-old Joseph Blake was driving east on state route 16, and hit a pedestrian, who was walking on the road. She’s identified as 42-year-old Rose Marie Kaufman of Loudonville. Troopers say she was pronounced dead at the scene. The Zanesville highway patrol says this is the third fatal accident of 2003.