Stories tagged with: Accident

March 28, 2014 - 10:46am
2 years 12 weeks ago

Zanesville Police Friday released more details from a two vehicle accident that included seven people.  Captain Doug Merry says it happened Thursday night around 8:30 on Maple Avenue.  Merry says 29-year-old Nicholas Gridley of Crooksville was driving his car north on Maple near Thurman Avenue.  Merry says 23-year-old Kimberly Kennedy of Zanesville  was driving her car south on Maple and attempted to make a left turn onto Thurman, failed to yield and the two cars...

March 22, 2014 - 7:43pm
2 years 13 weeks ago

The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a one-vehicle accident that happened in Perry County Saturday afternoon.

The OSHP said two adults were transported via MedFlight to Grant Medical Center in Columbus and two children were taken to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital. No other details are available at this time.

March 5, 2014 - 2:17pm
2 years 16 weeks ago

A driver at the Dresden Road and Maple Avenue intersection crashed into a Zanesville business early Wednesday morning.

According to the Zanesville Police Department, a 25-year-old man suffering from a medical condition was driving down Dresden Road when he rolled through the intersection at Maple Avenue, and crashed right into AAA Spa and Pool Services.

"It turned out that the situation was a medical emergency," explained Lt. Bill Shaw. "The...

February 27, 2014 - 5:55am
2 years 17 weeks ago

The Lancaster Post of the Highway Patrol is investigating a two vehicle accident in Perry County that resulted in one person being ejected from their vehicle. 

It happened Wednesday evening around 8:00 at the intersection of State Route 188 and Highpoint Road. Troopers says 61-year-old Mary Mathias of Lancaster was driving south on 188 when another vehicle driven by 29-year-old Dallas Schilling of Baltimore was traveling west on Highpoint Road, failed to yield the right of way at...

February 21, 2014 - 7:44am
2 years 17 weeks ago

 American Electric Power reports that some of its customers are without service Friday morning. 

Officials report that power was cut to 217 customers after a car hit a power pole. It will take one to two hours before power is restored. 

As a result of the outage WHIZ's AM 1240 will be off the air until service is restored. We're sorry for the inconvenience.

January 24, 2014 - 11:23am
2 years 21 weeks ago

Zanesville Police say a two vehicle accident sent two women to the hospital Friday morning and shut down Maple Avenue.  It happened around 10 a.m.  Captain Doug Merry says one vehicle was traveling north on Maple and veered left and struck another vehicle.  One of the victims had to be pulled from her vehicle with the Jaws of Life.  Both women were taken to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital. No other details have been released.

January 19, 2014 - 2:55pm
2 years 22 weeks ago

The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a Sunday morning collision between a train and a pickup truck.

According to the Lancaster Post, at 2:35 a.m., 55-year-old Michael Bringardner was driving northbound on High Street in New Lexington when he failed to stop at a railroad crossing and struck a train. The post said Bringardner was initially transported to Fairfield Medical Center and later transferred to the Ohio State University Medical Center with...

January 11, 2014 - 7:05pm
2 years 23 weeks ago

A Zanesville man is dead following an early morning accident.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, at around 9:35 a.m., Joseph K. Ross of Zanesville, was driving westbound on US 40 when he drove off the right side of the roadway and struck two mailboxes. His vehicle continued through a yard and vaulted off a concrete bridge and struck a concrete wall. OSHP said the vehicle came to a rest in a water filled creek. Ross was not wearing a seatbelt.

An infant who...

January 7, 2014 - 11:33am
2 years 24 weeks ago

I-70 WB at Exit 169 (SR 83) has now re-opened after an accident. Traffic was being detoured via Exit 169 back to  I-70 WB. Emergency crews were on the scene and have now cleared the scene.



January 5, 2014 - 5:38pm
2 years 24 weeks ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle accident in Crooksville.

According to Trooper Gregory Hurd of the Lancaster Post, at around 12:23 p.m. Sunday afternoon, a vehicle entered State Route 93 from Township Road 445 and struck a northbound vehicle. Trooper Hurd said Medflight was called to the scene, but isn't sure how many people were transported via helicopter, or where they were transported to. Trooper Hurd confirmed two people were taken to Good Samaritan...

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