Stories tagged with: Accident

November 14, 2009 - 5:44pm
5 years 19 weeks ago

A 16-year-old male is sent to the hospital after he was hit with a truck while riding his bike.

It happened in the 300 block of Florence Avenue around 3:30 p.m.

Zanesville Police Sergeant Chris Phipps says the teenager was attempting to cross the road and the driver of a truck tried to avoid him but ended up grazing the bike.

The impact caused the bike to fall over and Phipps says the teenager hurt his head. He was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital with minor...

November 9, 2009 - 9:46pm
5 years 20 weeks ago

A driver is lucky to only suffer minor injuries after his car landed on it's roof this afternoon between Duncan Falls and Gaysport.

It happened at about 2:30 p.m. nearly two miles north of Gaysport on State Route 60.

Trooper Campbell of the Ohio State Highway Patrol says it appears Robert Bell of Chandlersville was attempting to pass another car when he lost control and drove off the side of the road. Trooper Campbell says the car hit an embankment, overturned and landed in a...

November 3, 2009 - 8:51am
5 years 21 weeks ago

The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol says they don't know when an area on ramp will re-open.

The Patrol says around 6:03am they got a call of a semi tanker had overturned on the southbound 79 ramp to Interstate 70 west in Licking County. The ramp will remain closed until the tanker can be moved. A dispatcher at the Granville Post says she's unsure what the tanker was carrying or if it was leaking any fluid.

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

November 2, 2009 - 7:28pm
5 years 21 weeks ago

One woman is sent to the hospital after an accident in downtown Zanesville.

It happened around 5 p.m. in front of the John McIntire Library.

Lieutenant Tony Courey says a woman was traveling northbound on 6th Street when she struck a parked car in the right lane.

"She hit it hard enough to cause it to get sideways and then turnover, " says Courey.

Courey says the accident caused heavy damage to both cars and the driver was injured.

"She was taken...

November 2, 2009 - 4:52pm
5 years 21 weeks ago

Three people are sent to the hospital after a morning accident near Newark.

The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol says an SUV was traveling east on Dutch Lane Road around 7:15 a.m , when it failed to stop at the State Route 661 intersection and struck a van, traveling south on State Route 661.

Trooper Randy Lewis says the SUV crossed State Route 661, rotated off the left side of the road, and then struck a traffic sign.

He says the van hit two utility poles and...

November 1, 2009 - 4:10pm
5 years 21 weeks ago

One person is sent to the hospital after a late morning accident.

It happened around 11:15 a.m. on State Route 13 near Utica.

The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol says the accident closed a portion of State Route 13 for a couple hours because a broken pole needed repaired.

The cause of the accident still remains under investigation.

October 26, 2009 - 3:21am
5 years 22 weeks ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a Sunday night accident.

Troopers say 38-year-old Russel Pride was driving his buick around 54-95 Pinkerton Road when he lost control of the vehicle, crashing into a ditch. Newtown Township also responded to the scene.

"No they seem fine. It was minor injuries," explained Newton Township Firefighter Bryce Cooper. "The driver had a couple of scraps and bruises, but fine pretty much."

Pride and his 15-year-old...

October 23, 2009 - 8:31pm
5 years 23 weeks ago

A man is in critical but stable condition after an overnight accident along Interstate 77 in Noble County.

It happened just before 1 a.m. near milepost 26.

The State Highway Patrol says 49-year-old Paul Lovejoy of Thornville drove left of center, struck the median, overturned, and was ejected.

Lovejoy was initially taken to Southeastern Ohio Med but then transferred to Ohio State University Medical Center.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation.

October 23, 2009 - 4:53pm
5 years 23 weeks ago

Authorities say weather conditions may have played a role in an accident in Zanesville that sent 3 people to the hospital.

Authorities say the section of road by the Maysville Pike underpass is very dangerous in bad weather.

"It appears that the driver of the one vehicle lost control according to witnesses and according to the statement from truck driver, again the accident is under investigation, there were three individuals taken to the hospital just to be...

October 19, 2009 - 4:41pm
5 years 23 weeks ago

The east bound lanes of Interstate 70 in Licking County have been re-opened after two separate accidents involving multiple vehicles.

The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol says the first accident happened around 3:15 p.m. Monday at the State Route 13 exit.

The second accident happened a short time later just east of State Route 13.

Both accidents involved multiple vehicles.

The Patrol says that area of I-70 was shutdown for about an hour while crews...

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