The Guernsey County State Highway Patrol reports a fatal accident Sunday afternoon involving a bicyclist.
According to dispatchers, 14-year-old Michael Willey of Guernsey County was riding his bike westbound on Township Road 2535 when he failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of the road and County Road 35.
A vehicles traveling north on CR 35 struck Willey. Willey was ejected off his bike on the east side of the roadway.
A large structure fire at the former Peabody Coal Plant has fire officials suspecting arson.
According to Adamsville Fire Chief Dave Wortman, crews responded to the blaze at about 8:30 p.m. on State Route 93. Wortman says the fire originated in the office area of the unoccupied building. He estimates that the building hasn’t been used in six to seven years and that’s what is leading authorities is suspect arson.
No one was injured in the blaze. West Lafayette and New...
Fire officials are still investigating the cause of a fire that engulfed a former school in Crooksville.
East Crooksville School, now a vacant building caught on fire around 4 o’clock this afternoon. Fire officials say it only took 20 minutes to knock down the blaze and had help from several area fire departments.
A portion of Interstate 70 was shut down earlier today due to a 3 car accident in Licking County.
Trooper Riemer with the Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol says around 2:45 this afternoon 43 year old Richard Harper attempted to make a lane change as he traveled Westbound on I-70 near State Route 79. He then overcorrected and lost control going over the median and into the eastbound lane.
His vehicle was struck twice and all vehicles were towed from the scene....