Stories tagged with: Accident

February 6, 2010 - 11:04pm
5 years 7 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department is still looking for a driver who fled the scene of an accident earlier this afternoon.

It happened around 5:15 p.m. near the intersection of East and Center drives.

Sergeant Chris Phipps says the driver lost control of the vehicle, went down the hill, and the front end of the car ended in a small stream. He says the driver of the car proceeded to flee the scene on foot, noting there was a set of footprints in the snow.

There were two...

February 4, 2010 - 2:28pm
5 years 7 weeks ago

A Crooksville teenager is seriously injured after a Thursday morning accident.

It happened at 7:20 a.m. on State Route 93 near Shawnee.

According to the Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol, 18-year-old Phillip Boring was driving south on S.R. 93 when he went off the left side of the road, struck an embankment and then overturned.

Authorities say Boring was partially ejected from his vehicle.

Boring was taken...

February 3, 2010 - 4:35pm
5 years 7 weeks ago

The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a crash involving one of its troopers.

It happened around 1:30 p.m. at the intersection of Morse Road and Alward Road in Pataskala.

A press release indicates two Energy Cooperative STS meter readers passed the accident and stopped to help.

It says Justin Hart and Tony Cannizzaro helped a trooper, who appeared to have a broken leg, from his burning vehicle. It also says they helped the UPS driver, who was...

February 1, 2010 - 11:39pm
5 years 7 weeks ago

Two people are taken to the hospital after a one car crash.

It happened around 7:30 p.m. on Marne Road in Newark.

Hanover Township Fire Department Dispatcher Clay Lamb says crews arrived on the scene to find a car that had rolled over.

He says one person was found outside the vehicle on the road with serious injuries. That person was MedFlighted to OSU Medical Center in Columbus.

A second person was stuck inside the car. Lamb says it took crews about 40 minutes to...

February 1, 2010 - 8:50pm
5 years 7 weeks ago

A car crashes into a pole, sending two people to the hospital and knocking down a power line.

It happened around 7 p.m. at the corner of Woodlawn Avenue and Pierce Street in Zanesville.

Witnesses say the car was traveling down Woodlawn when it continued straight, instead of turning, and hit the pole.

It is still under investigation.

We'll bring you more information as it becomes available.

February 1, 2010 - 8:05pm
5 years 7 weeks ago

Three people are taken to hospital after a two car accident.

It happened around 5:30 p.m. at the intersection of State Route 719 and Moxahala Avenue.

Zanesville Police Department Lieutenant Tony Courey says the driver of the truck 48-year-old Raymond Nicholson of Zanesville was traveling west on State Route 719 when he struck 73-year-old Sylvia Stutes and her husband of Duncan Falls.

They were traveling east on 719 and were attempting to turn left onto Moxahala Avenue. All...

January 29, 2010 - 9:26pm
5 years 8 weeks ago

A man was Life Flighted to Grant Medical Center after a one car accident Friday.

According to Trooper Todd Henry with the Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol, shortly after 7:20 Friday, 29-year-old Leeann Ross of Zanesville was driving northbound on South Rehl Road when her vehicle slid. Henry says she over corrected and went off the left side of the roadway and struck a tree on the passenger side.

Ross' passenger 40-year-old Todd Murphy of Zanesville was taken by...

January 26, 2010 - 6:11pm
5 years 8 weeks ago

A 26-year-old woman is taken to the hospital after a morning accident.

It happened around 6:30 a.m. on Canal Road in Frazyesburg.

Zanesville Post Sergeant Mike Forshey says Ashley McCoy lost control of her vehicle. She went off the left side of the road through a fence and into a canal.

Forshey says McCoy was in the car for about 45 minutes with water up to her waist. She was taken to the hospital with possible back and neck injuries and hypothermia.

Forshey is...

January 26, 2010 - 8:52am
5 years 8 weeks ago

The Zanesville Highway Patrol says the eastbound lanes of I-70 at Norwich were closed this morning. A dispatcher says an accident closed down the highway a ittle before 7:30 am. U.S. Route 40 is an alternate route. The Highway is now reopened.

January 25, 2010 - 12:48am
5 years 8 weeks ago

A 29-year-old woman is taken to the hospital after a rollover accident.

It happened around 3:50 p.m. on Ohio 79.

The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol says Sabrina Hutton of Newark was traveling north on Ohio 79, when she attempted to turn left onto Wayne Avenue. 41-year-old John Baron was also traveling north and attempting to pass Hutton on the left hand side, striking the vehicle. Dispatchers say the impact caused Hutton's vehicle to roll onto its side.


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