Stories tagged with: Accident

August 4, 2015 - 4:10am
16 weeks 1 day ago
***Update*** One lane now open on I-70 Eastbound just past State Route 79. ***Update*** - - - - The Granville Post of the Highway Patrol says I-70 Eastbound in Licking County is closed due to an accident. Troopers say it happened just past State Route 79 at 4:18 Tuesday morning. A semi tractor trailer and a van were involved in the accident. No word on how long I-70 will be closed. The detour is US 40.
July 5, 2015 - 5:01pm
20 weeks 2 days ago

Anitera Sharrer, 5, of Zanesville was struck by an oncoming Ford 150 shortly after 5:00 p.m. Sunday. 

Her father, Aaron Sharrer said Anitera was crossing Luck Avenue just south of Dryden Road. Sharrer also said, it appeared that the driver of the truck strongly applied the brakes. Zanesville Patrol Officer, Vickers said there was no indication the truck was traveling at a high rate of speed.

Anitera was transported to Genesis Hospital. Before being transported, both Sharrer...

June 21, 2015 - 5:22pm
22 weeks 2 days ago

The Duncan Falls Fire Chief said his house shifted an inch or two after a car collided with it Sunday afternoon.

The incident began when a Chevy Cruise headed north bound on State Route 60 struck a white Jeep Cherokee that failed to yield at a stop sign at the intersection of Mill street and State Route 60.

The collision caused the Jeep to veer left and strike the home of Wayne Township Fire Chief Donald Alexander. The Cruise came to a stop in front of the home. Alexander...

May 19, 2015 - 7:03am
27 weeks 1 day ago

**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.

May 2, 2015 - 7:08pm
29 weeks 4 days ago

**UPDATE 9:27 p.m.**

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...

April 23, 2015 - 9:37pm
30 weeks 5 days ago

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.

One of the cyclists, 42-...

April 21, 2015 - 9:46pm
31 weeks 1 day ago

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...

March 25, 2015 - 4:39pm
35 weeks 9 hours ago
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...
March 18, 2015 - 6:47pm
36 weeks 2 hours ago

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.

Trooper Hale says Bush sustained minor...

February 25, 2015 - 6:46pm
39 weeks 2 hours ago

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...

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