A two vehicle injury accident occurred Thursday afternoon in Downtown Zanesville.
The collision happened on 6th Street and Canal. Sergeant Jon McCoy of the Zanesville Police Department explained what happened.
"On arrival, through the investigation, the investigation disclosed that a red light was ran on 6th Street with a small Nissan occupied one time which collided with a full size Ford F-150 turning left from Marietta Street onto the 6th Street Bridge."
An accident on the north end of Zanesville involving a State Highway Patrol vehicle is currently under investigation.
The accident happened at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday near the intersection of Northpointe Drive and Military Road.
"Our trooper was traveling what would be considered northbound on Northpointe from 146 toward State Route 60" Lt. Matt Boyd of the Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol said.". The white car that...
The Zanesville Post of the Highway Patrol is investigating a non injury accident on I-70 just east of Zanesville in the construction zone by the Adamsville Road exit.
Trooper Joshua Weaver says Howard Brown's vehicle was going east bound on I-70 in the left lane, traveling the speed limit of 55mph in the reduced speed zone, due to construction. The trailer that he was towing started getting out of control and bouncing causing Brown to go off the left side of the road way and...
An accident Tuesday night resulted in the driver of a scooter being sent to the hospital.
According to Zanesville Police, the accident occurred shortly after 9:30 p.m. Tuesday night at the intersection of Linden Avenue and Adair Avenue. Police said the driver of a white Chevy pickup truck made an illegal left hand turn and struck the scooter. The truck then fled the scene. The sheriff's office was able to track down the vehicle a short while after on Dale Road.
According to the Zanesville Police Department a severe accident involving one motorcycle occurred on I-70 at the Maple Ave. off ramp around 5:00p.m. Sunday evening.
Authorities were able to identify the male victim at the scene, but did not release his name. According to ZPD, a witness says they saw the motorcyclist miss his turn and hit the gravel before going down the embankment and crashing.
The victim was transported to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital with severe...
The Highway Patrol says one lane of I-70 is closed after a semi accident. Troopers say it happened around 4:30 p.m. Monday in the eastbound lanes near New Concord when a semi struck a guardrail and jackknifed. The Patrol says one lane is open to traffic. No other details have been released.
Two Newark women were sent to the hospital following an accident near the Y-Bridge Monday afternoon.
According to police, the accident occurred around 2:30 p.m. when a Chevy Lumina that was heading toward the Y-Bridge on West Main Street went off the left side of the roadway, through a grass field at a high rate of speed, and crashed over the emankment of the river. The vehicle flipped several times before coming to rest right beside the river.
***UPDATE***10:50 am. -- The Highway Patrol says both lanes of I-70 Westbound are open near Gratiot after a semi accident...but traffic is still slow due to construction in the area.
If you are driving from Zanesville to Columbus I-70 is closed in both lanes. The Ohio Department of Transportation says both westbound lanes are closed near the Gratiot area. A semi tractor trailers accident is blocking the highway. No word when the highway will reopen...
The Zanesville Post of the Highway Patrol is investigating an accident.
It happened Monday afternoon at the intersection of Camden and Highland Roads. Trooper Bill Duerson says 32-year-old Anthony Harlan was driving south on Camden in a Chrysler Cirrus LX when he failed to stop at a stop sign and went into the yard of a home at 2110 Highland. The vehicle then crashed through a fence and into a traile.
Trooper Duerson says Harlan had a seizure, which...