Stories tagged with: Accident

December 26, 2009 - 5:27pm
5 years 18 weeks ago

An eight-year old boy is sent to Good Samaritan Hospital with minor injuries after an afternoon incident.

It happened around 4 p.m. near 627 Munson Road in Zanesville.

Zanesville Police Department Sergeant Chris Phipps says the boy was chasing a dog that got loose and went out the front door of his home, and he failed to look before running out into the street. Phipps says the driver of the vehicle saw the boy and stopped, but the boy ran into the side of the car.

Phipps...

December 25, 2009 - 9:08pm
5 years 18 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department takes a man into custody after an accident.

It happened on the Maysville Pike around 7:15 p.m. at the intersection of Ohio 719.

Patrolman Tignor says the driver of the car made an illegal right turn at the intersection and ran into the truck.

Neither driver nor the five passengers in the car were injured in the incident, but Tignor conducted an OVI test at the scene and says alcohol may be a factor in the incident.

December 23, 2009 - 8:28pm
5 years 19 weeks ago

An two-vehicle accident in Crooksville Wednesday afternoon sent several people to the hospital.

It happened after 5:15, between a pick-up truck and an SUV at the intersection of State Route 93 and State Route 669.

"One of the witnesses said the truck was coming northbound getting ready to turn onto 669. The SUV was going southbound and hit them in the side," says Asst. Chief Joey Carr.

At least four-people were injured in the crash, but none of the...

December 22, 2009 - 6:49pm
5 years 19 weeks ago

A two car accident in Zanesville sends two people to the hospital.

It happened just before 5 p.m. on Military Road close to its intersection with Maple Avenue.

Sgt. Chris Phips of the Zanesville Police Department says it appears a car was pulling out of a parking lot onto Military when an SUV went left of center and the vehicles collided.

No fault has been determined yet and the accident remains under investigation.

December 16, 2009 - 6:28pm
5 years 20 weeks ago

Two people are sent to Good Samaritan Hospital after a three car accident in Zanesville.

It happened around one p.m. on Military Road near Winding Way.

Falls Township Fire Chief, J.D. Johnson, says a white car was trying to turn on to Winding Way. A green car had stopped behind it, but a gold car-behind the green-failed to stop.

"It struck car number 2, which then struck car number one. So, it was probably a little chain reaction, " says Johnson.

After the...

December 16, 2009 - 6:09pm
5 years 20 weeks ago

An Ohio miner remains at Grant Medical Center in Columbus after an accident at Buckingham Coal Company Monday.

Mine Safety and Health Administration Public Affairs Director, Amy Louviere, says during the miner's shift, a chain of events caused a piece of metal cable to struck him and forced a piece of machinery to hit and pin the miner. Louviere says the miner was stuck and needed assistance from other workers to be released.

He was transported to the hospital for serious...

December 14, 2009 - 5:38pm
5 years 20 weeks ago

An 18-year-old is taken to the hospital after an early morning accident.

It happened around 6:15 a.m. at the intersection of 11th and Church streets in Newark.

Newark police say the driver fell asleep at the wheel and hit a pole. The impact from the crash caused the car to overturn.

There's no word on the extent of the driver's injuries.

December 10, 2009 - 8:32pm
5 years 20 weeks ago


An accident on State Route 146 sent one woman to the hospital and had traffic backed up for miles.

The two-car accident occurred around 515 Thursday evening at State Route 146 near Dillon Hills Drive.

"Driver of the second vehicle, the Honda Accord, looked down to pick up her cell phone and rear ended the white Suburban," says Trooper Todd Henry with the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

The driver of the Accord was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital with non-...

December 9, 2009 - 7:23pm
5 years 21 weeks ago

Two 16-year-olds are sent to the hospital after a morning accident.

It happened around 10 a.m. on State Route 146/Chandlersville Road.

The Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol says the driver was traveling west and going around a curve in the road when he lost control of his truck and rolled-over.

Wayne Township Assistant Fire Chief, Kevin DeMent, says the driver and the passenger were taken to Good Samaritan Hospital.

Zanesville Post Sergeant Jeremy Mendenhall...

December 6, 2009 - 7:24pm
5 years 21 weeks ago


A newark man is dead after an early morning crash.

It happened at 2:30 am Sunday moring on I-70 East near State Route 37. The Granville Highway Patrol Post says 32 year old Douglas Rookard was traveling east on I-70 when his vehicle drove off the left side of the road striking the median. The vehicle rolled and partially ejected Rookard. He was prounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt and alcohol is considered to be a factor in the crash.

 

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