Stories tagged with: Accident

July 13, 2011 - 7:39pm
3 years 51 weeks ago

One person is taken to the hospital following a crash in Zanesville.

It happened around 5:30 Wednesday evening on Maple Avenue near St Louis Avenue.

According to Officer Shane Starkey with the Zanesville Police Department, a red Pontiac rear ended a black Ford that was traveling southbound.

The female driver of the Pontiac was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital with minor injuries.

July 12, 2011 - 10:20am
3 years 51 weeks ago

A Thornville man is taken by Medflight to a Columbus hospital after authorities say the cement truck he was driving rolled over on a roadway in Licking County.


It happened around 7:45 a.m. Tuesday on Palmer Road near State route 37 and Swamp Road.
 

A dispatcher with the Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol says the driver was trapped inside his vehicle and had to be removed by rescue workers.
 

The man's name hasn't been released at this...

June 30, 2011 - 9:03pm
4 years 5 days ago

A man is critically injured following an accident in a New Lexington yard.

Around 6:45 Thursday night authorities were called to 3253 Brown Street.

According to the Perry County Sheriff's Office, three children were playing in a Ford Focus and knocked it into gear. The car started to roll down the yard and a man attempted to stop it. The car hit the man and pinned him to a tree.

First responders reported that the man had no pulse. He was taken to the Good...

June 22, 2011 - 3:12pm
4 years 1 week ago

Two people were sent to the hospital Wednesday afternoon, after a bizarre accident in downtown Zanesville.

It happened just after 2 p.m. at the corner of South and Seventh streets, when an ambulance from Scioto County collided with a van from Muskingum County.

Sergeant Chris Rice, from the Zanesville Police Department, says the gray van was headed west on South Street, and the Life Ambulance was southbound on Seventh, when the two collided at the intersection. The wreck...

June 20, 2011 - 5:14pm
4 years 2 weeks ago

The State Highway Patrol says an accident involving a dump truck has closed Interstate 70 East at the Kirkersville Exit.

A dispatcher with the Granville Post says the accident happened just after 3:00 p.m. Monday.

Authorities say a dump truck carrying gravel crashed and ended up on its side spilling its load.

The driver suffered minor injuries.

Crews from the Ohio Department of Transportation are currently on the scene trying to clear the roadway.

Authorities...

June 2, 2011 - 1:23pm
4 years 4 weeks ago

The Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a serious two vehicle accident that included a farm tractor mowing grass along the road. It happened around 12:00 pm at 9635 North River Road East near Dresden. Initial reports indicate one of the vehicles clipped the tractor and went up in the air before landing on its top.  Two people were injured.  One was taken to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital and the other was flown by medical helicopter to...

May 31, 2011 - 3:59pm
4 years 5 weeks ago

A pickup truck slammed into a house after a two vehicle injury accident in Zanesville.

It happened around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, in front of 517 Ball Street. Zanesville Police Officer Terry Sheets says, a Ford van, driven by 47-year-old Mary Gheen was headed East on Ball Street when her van was struck by a Ford Ranger pickup truck driven by 31-year-old Jamie Burleigh. Burleigh, who was headed north on Peter's Alley, failed to stop at the end of the alley, and struck the side...

May 13, 2011 - 8:22pm
4 years 7 weeks ago

One man is taken to the hospital following a rollover crash Friday in Perry County.

According to a dispatcher with the Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol, it happened shortly before 5:30 p.m. A man in a Cheverolet S-10 pick-up truck was traveling on State Route 668 just outside Junction City when he lost control of his truck and it flipped onto its side near Garey Road.

The dispatcher says the man was taken by ambulance to Fairfield Medical Center. No other...

May 3, 2011 - 3:45pm
4 years 9 weeks ago

A two vehicle accident on Newark road Tuesday morning sent one person to the hospital.

It happened just after ten a.m.. Zanesville Highway Patrol Sergeant Chuck Merryman says 26 year old Zachary Taylor of Duncan Falls was headed eastbound on Newark road in a 1995 Ford Escort, when he struck a semi that was attempting to turn onto Newark road from Old Newark road. The collision caused the semi to continue of the road, knocking down a utility pole. Taylor was...

April 9, 2011 - 7:18pm
4 years 12 weeks ago

The State Highway Patrol is asking motorists to use an alternate route if planning to travel on U.S. 40 near the McDonalds located at 2605 West Pike.

Lanes are shut down in both directions due to a serious injury crash involving two vehicles.

WHIZ News has a crew on the scene and we will bring you more information as it becomes available.

 

 

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