It was a close call for an area man Thursday afternoon as he suffered injuries from a motorcycle versus car accident on Memorial Bridge in Zanesville.
According to Officer Scott Blaton with the Zanesville Police Department, around 4:20 Thursday afternoon, a motorcylce and car collided after the vehicle pulled out in front of the cyclist. Traffic was backed up to the bridge due to a previous accident that occurred on Underwood Street.
If you plan on being on the road Friday night make sure you keep an extra careful eye on the road.
Beginning Friday night at 10 p.m. the Muskingum County Sheriff's office in conjunction with the State Highway Patrol will set up a checkpoint right here in Muskingum County. It will be located on State Route 60 between Zanesville and Duncan Falls.
The checkpoint is intended to let residents know that drinking and driving will not be tolerated.
Looking for a new place to take your family this summer? Well, what better way to get away than to take a one-tank trip to some hot spots in Ohio.
Local AAA officials say that the high gas prices are a good reason for taking a one-tank trip. Manager Bill Porter says they have a book dedicated to oddities around Ohio and surrounding areas that would be great weekend getaways.
“Cleveland area there’s Amish country, and through Pennsylvania. There’s the West Virginia...