Stories tagged with: Accident

July 25, 2016 - 9:06pm
4 weeks 6 days ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio- A two-vehicle accident occurred at approximately at 4:35 p.m. at the intersection of State Route 146 and Tunis Rd. State Trooper Troy Hale said that a red sedan was traveling eastbound on SR 146 trying to turn into Tunis Rd and was rear ended by a van traveling eastbound. The driver of the sedan was not transported to the hospital, but the driver of the van was transported to Genesis for minor injuries by Falls Township. State Trooper Troy Hale also...

June 26, 2016 - 4:39pm
9 weeks 1 hour ago

The Highway Patrol says an accident is under investigation that involved at Muskingum County Sheriff's Deputy and a driver of another vehicle. 

It happened Saturday night on State Route 146 at Vroom Road near "LA-Z Acre Campground."  A dispatcher from the New Philadelphia Post of the Highway Patrol says a report on the accident is not ready to be released at this time on the two vehicle accident.  Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says 50-year-old...

June 15, 2016 - 5:31pm
10 weeks 3 days ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – A rollover accident on Wednesday closed Potts Lane for about an hour.

The accident occurred around 3:45 p.m. on Potts Lane between Dad’s Road and Coopermill Road. Trooper Jordan Butler with the Zanesville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol said that a Jeep Liberty was heading southbound on Potts Lane when he went on the right side of the road, flipped several times, and came to rest on his left side.

South Zanesville Fire...

June 1, 2016 - 3:16pm
12 weeks 4 days ago

ZANESVILLE,Ohio- An accident that leaves one man in serious condition.

This happened just after 1:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon. Zanesville Police Department Lieutenant Bill Shaw said the male pedestrian tried to cross Adair Avenue, he did not use a cross walk or traffic signals. Witnesses say the pedestrian jumped from the curb and out into traffic when he was struck. Officials have not released the male's name yet.  Shaw says the driver of the vehicle will not...

May 30, 2016 - 4:03pm
12 weeks 5 days ago

NORWICH, Ohio- Officials say a Norwich woman is in critical condition after being hit by a full-sized dump truck.

The crash happened Saturday afternoon just after 2 p.m. Sergeant Kevin Kelley with the Ohio State Highway Patrol says18-year-old Elizabeth Stewart was traveling westbound on US 22 just east of the Norwich exit, following behind a vehicle. The vehicle ahead of Stewart successfully turned into the BP gas station. That's when Stewart attempted to make the...

May 13, 2016 - 6:45pm
14 weeks 6 days ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio - Friday a two-vehicle accident closed  U.S. Route 40 on the Westside of Zanesville.

At approximately 4:30 p.m., Trooper Rich Lanning with the Zanesville Post of the Highway Patrol said a black Oldsmobile Alero and a red Ford Explorer were both traveling east on Route 40 near the I-70 ramp. The Alero tried to pass the Explorer in a no passing zone where the lanes converged. Trooper Lanning describes what happened next.

“[The Alero] hit...

May 8, 2016 - 7:33pm
15 weeks 5 days ago

Newark Police are investigating two separate accidents that left three people seriously injured.

Sunday morning just after 1:20 a.m. Officers respond to an injury accident at the intersection of West Main and Union Street. Officers found 66 year old David Ehlermann ejected from his vehicle and 24 year old Emily Kiger trapped with head injuries. Both were flown to Ohio State Medical Center in Columbus. Ehlermann remians in serious condition and Kiger is in stable condition. Officials...

April 3, 2016 - 8:53pm
20 weeks 6 days ago

A two car injury accident occurred on Newark Road and State Route 586 Sunday night. 

Crews were called to the scene just before 8 p.m. Emergency personnel said a gray Toyota failed to yield to a Chrysler. The driver of the Toyota and the passenger of the Chrysler were transported to the hospital with minor injuries. 
Traffic has since been cleared.
Licking Township Fire, Muskingum County Sheriff, and Ohio Highway Patrol...
January 27, 2016 - 8:53am
30 weeks 4 days ago
The Zanesville Post of the Highway Patrol is reporting two people were transported to the hospital after an accident Wednesday morning. It happened on State Route 60 South at Millers Lane around 7:30 a.m. Troopers say one vehicle was traveling south on 60 and attempted to make a left turn onto Millers Lane and struck a northbound vehicle. One vehicle then struck a power pole knocking out service to the traffic light for about an hour. The two drivers were transported to Genesis Hospital for...
January 23, 2016 - 6:30pm
31 weeks 1 day ago

The driver of a commercial truck was released from the hospital after a crash on I-70 Friday night.

Just after 9 p.m. the semi was headed east bound on I-70 and lost control near mile marker 168, just outside of New Concord. The truck crossed the median and overturned onto the right side, blocking both west bound lanes and striking a guardrail. The driver was transported to Genesis Hospital for minor injuries and has since then been released.

The interstate was closed until 3:40...

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