Stories tagged with: 1-70

January 25, 2014 - 11:14am
1 year 17 weeks ago
***Update*** I-70 reopens in both directions after being closed for 5 hours near Ohio 37 exits in Licking County due to several accidents.

An accident has closed a portion of I-70 in our area. 

According to the Granville Post of the Ohio Highway Patrol I-70 is closed near the Lancaster exit on both the east and westbound lanes.

Trooper Ferguson reports that several people are sliding off of the roadway and several accidents have been reported.

The Ohio...

November 14, 2013 - 7:57pm
1 year 28 weeks ago

Traffic on I-70 is currently backed up in the westbound lane following a four vehicle accident near the Airport Rd./ Sonora Rd. exit.

The accident occurred just after 5 p.m. Thursday evening. Sgt. Chuck Merryman of the State Highway Patrol says the accident involved three compact vehicles and a small SUV that were all heading westbound on I-70.

"It appears that one of the vehicles may have slowed down at this point for an unknown reason and was struck in the rear...

July 22, 2011 - 3:30pm
3 years 44 weeks ago

A two vehicle accident on the Interstate sends one to the hospital, after the car skidded over the median, barely missing oncoming traffic.

It happened about a half-mile from the New Concord exit on I-70 around 1:45 p.m.

Zanesville State Highway Patrol Trooper, Trenas Weaver, says a black Mustang, with Michigan license plates, and a Columbia Gas pickup truck were both headed eastbound when they collided. He says after the collision, the Mustang lost control, went over the...

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