Noble County Sheriff Stephen Hannum said his deputies were called to the scene of a fatal oil well drilling accident in Marion Township Wednesday evening.
The well site is off Roberta Cleary Road in the northeast corner of Marion Township. Facts are being collected and a full investigation is underway. Area fire departments and Noble County EMA are said to be actively involved.
Sheriff Hannum said he requested the assistance of the State Fire Marshall. The name of the deceased is...
A two vehicle accident occurred on Pinkerton Road Friday afternoon.
The call for the collision came in shortly before 3PM Friday. It closed the road at the scene for around 25 minutes. The injuries sustained to the individuals in the crash were minor, and no transportations were needed. Trooper Todd Henry of the Ohio State Highway Patrol explains what happened.
"We had a tan SUV traveling south on Pinkerton Road. We also had a black Honda traveling north on Pinkerton road....
A man was taken into custody following an accident on State Route 146 Friday evening.
The accident occurred just before 8 p.m. According to Trooper Rich Lanning of the Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol, a red 2004 Ford Escape was traveling eastbound on State Route 146 just west of Tunis Road when it traveled off the road and struck the concrete barrier on a bridge. The collision caused the vehicle to flip several times before coming to a rest on its side in the...
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.