Stories tagged with: Accident

November 3, 2009 - 7:51am
5 years 17 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 - 6:28pm
5 years 17 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 - 3:52pm
5 years 17 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 - 3:10pm
5 years 17 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 - 2:21am
5 years 18 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 - 7:31pm
5 years 19 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 - 3:53pm
5 years 19 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 - 3:41pm
5 years 19 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...

October 17, 2009 - 10:38pm
5 years 19 weeks ago

The Byesville Police Department says it is still investigating an accident that killed a 19-year-old man Thursday evening.

Officer Jason Schwarck says Steven Bilyeu was at the Starlight Gas Station on Main Street, where he spoke with the clerk on two occasions for cardboard and for assistance with his car.

Schwarck says a short time later, Bilyeu was found, around 5:40 p.m, underneath his '97 Ford Explorer. Schwarck says the car dragged Bilyeu about 20 feet and crashed...

October 9, 2009 - 4:05am
5 years 21 weeks ago

A one month-old baby hurt in a three vehicle accident near Dresden this week has died. The Zanesville Highway Patrol says that Hali Newell passed away Thursday at at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus. Troopers say the crash happened Tuesday just after 8:00 am at State Route 60 and Raiders Road. The Highway Patrol says 23-year-old Samatha Newell of Newark was turning off Raiders Road when she went through a red light and was struck by a vehicle heading south on 60. Two other...

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