**UPDATE*** As of 8:20 a.m. -- One lane is open to traffic and one lane is partially blocked. ***UPDATE
The Zanesville Highway Patrol says the westbound lanes of U.S 40 are closed Tuesday morning after a two-vehicle accident. It happened just before 8:00 a.m. at Kimes Road. Initial reports say that the vehicles suffered heavy damage. The accident remains under investigation.
A car slammed into a house at 2036 Old Adamsville Road Saturday evening.
We spoke to Trooper Troy Hale of the Ohio State Highway Patrol who stated a white pick up truck was heading westbound on Old Adamsville Road before it went off the right side of the roadway, then the left side, striking a utility pole and then a house, ultimately overturning. Hale says the driver was 23 year old Nathan J. Lee from Norwich Ohio and was cited with OVI and...
One woman is dead, and a man is critically injured after being hit while riding their bicycles Thursday evening.
It happened around 5:10 p.m. on State Route 60 South near Shelly and Sands. According to Sgt. Kevin Kelley of the State Highway Patrol, a van being driven by 66-year-old Marjeane B. Hammer of Blue Rock was heading north on 60 when she went off the right side of the roadway slamming into the back of the two cyclists who were also heading north.
An accident at U.S. 40 and Timber Run Road resulted in one woman with head lacerations being cut free from her car by first responders Tuesday night.
The accident was called in at about 7:30 p.m., and the woman, who authorities say is around 60-years-old, was reportedly coherent and talking to EMS staff when she was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital. Trooper T. E. Davis with State Highway Patrol explains what happened.
"We had two vehicles traveling eastbound on U.S. 40...
The Zanesville Police Department is investigating a motorcycle-car accident. It happened around 5 p.m. near 538 Epply Avenue. Police say the vehicle was making an illegal u-turn and the motorcycle was unable to stop and struck the front end of the car. Police say the driver of the vehicle will be cited for illegal u-turn and the motorcycle rider will also be cited for lack of endorsement. Police say the motorcyclist was injured and taken to Good Samaritan Hospital by Genesis Community...
The State Patrol says a drunk driver is to blame as two cars collided on North River Road East Wednesday evening.
It happened around 6:30 p.m. just north of Riverside Park. According to Trooper Troy Hale, an intoxicated Derek Bush, 36, of Roseville was heading north in an Olds 88 and went left of center. He then collided head on with a Ford Focus driven by Charles B. Kinney, 34, of Zanesville who was traveling southbound.
Failure to yield to a red light left one car on its side in Zanesville Wednesday evening.
The call for the wreck came just after 5PM. Officer Derek Shilling of the Zanesville Police Department says a red Kia, occupied by one, was traveling westbound on Market Street near 6th Street. A tan Buick occupied by two was headed northbound on 6th Street in the left lane when it entered the intersection and struck by the Kia which ran the red light. The Kia then flipped onto its side. One...
The Zanesville Police Department is investigating an accident in downtown Zanesville. It happened at the intersection of 6th and Market Streets around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. One vehicle ended up on its side. There were not serious injuries reported. The accident remains under investigation.
The Zanesville Post of the Highay Patrol is investigating a two car accident that left one on its side.
It happened just after 3:30PM Tuesday afternoon near 2005 Chandlersville Road. Trooper Troy Hale told us how the accident occurred.
"Both vehicles were traveling eastbound on 146. The truck was in the turning lane. The black car was on his right proceeding in the eastbound lane. When he realized he needed to get into the turning lane too, he went over and clipped the truck...
A five car injury accident occurred on eastbound Interstate 70 near mile marker 146 Monday evening.
The call for the accident came at about 9:30. We spoke to Kevin Kelley, Sergeant of the Ohio State Highway Patrol who told us how the crash happened.
"There was a vehicle. It was a full sized passenger van. It was hauling a trailer. It was going westbound on 70 and lost control--what he described as black ice....As he was going across the median, several cars going eastbound...