Stories tagged with: ATV

November 28, 2015 - 7:08pm
25 weeks 3 days ago

The Fun Factory Riders club hosted a Toys for Tots off road poker run.

Similar to a motorcycle run, riders drove their ATV'S. The run started on Darlington Dr. and went on for approximately 50 miles. At about half way through the ATV riders stopped by the Philo Firehouse for a spaghetti dinner and then the ride ended back at the starting point for more festivities.

"There was a lot of preparation that went into it. A couple days of preparing and cleaning here, the fire...

June 16, 2015 - 11:44pm
49 weeks 2 days ago

An ATV accident in Coshocton County sent a teen to the hospital Tuesday.

According to the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office, it happened just after 3:30 p.m. Tuesday on a farm on Perry Township Road 383. The sheriff's office says 13-year-old Kellyn Donaker was operating an ATV when she lost control and struck a tree.

She was transported to Nationwide Children's Hospital by MedFlight for treatment of her injuries. The extent of those injuries are not known at this time.

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July 2, 2013 - 3:40am
2 years 47 weeks ago

Two all-terrain vehicles collided on West Carlisle Road near Frazeysburg Monday afternoon, claiming the life of 16-year-old Zackery Jungling of Frazeysburg.

The crash took place around 5:30 PM near the intersection of West Carlisle and Ashcraft Roads in Muskingum County. An ATV, driven by 21-year-old Gregory Sparks of Frazeysburg started to slow down as he approached the intersection. A second ATV, driven by 16-year-old Jungling struck the side of Sparks' ATV, ejecting Jungling and his...

July 1, 2013 - 8:27pm
2 years 47 weeks ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol, and both Frazeysburg and Dresden Fire Departments responded to the scene of the accident around 5:30 p.m. on Monday. OSHP Sgt. Melanie Appleman says two ATV's were traveling on Ashcraft Road when one stopped at the intersection on West Carlisle Road and the second ATV, carrying two people, failed to stop, crashing into the rear of the stopped ATV.

"The driver of the second ATV was ejected from the vehicle and was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital,...

July 1, 2013 - 4:07am
2 years 47 weeks ago

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in an ATV being stolen in Newark. The Newark Division of Police reports between May 15-17, suspect(s) stole a Honda ATV from a home in the 1500 block of Horns Hill Rd.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward...

June 27, 2011 - 9:44pm
4 years 47 weeks ago

A chain reaction ATV accident in Coshocton County sends two children and their mother to Columbus hospitals.

According to the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office, 24-year-old Evelyn Hammond of Newcomerstown was driving the ATV in the area of 55956 County Road 5 in Oxford Township when her 6-year-old daughter fell off.

Hammond turned to see what happened and drove off the left side of the roadway overturning the ATV into a ditch. Hammond was flown to the Ohio State University...

February 25, 2011 - 9:44pm
5 years 13 weeks ago

A young boy was transported by medflight to a hospital in Columbus following an ATV crash on Friday night.

The Perry County Sheriff's Office says it happened around 6:30 p.m. on Buckeye Valley Road just north of S.R. 669 in Somerset. It was confirmed by the Somerset Fire Department that the child was wearing a helmet.

The Sheriff's Office declined to release any more details.

 

May 17, 2010 - 5:42pm
6 years 1 week ago

Muskingum County sees a lot of all-terrain-vehicle use, especially as the weather gets warmer.

It also means more accidents involving ATV's. Sheriff Matt Lutz estimates that his office deals with at least one a week. Two crashes happened this weekend on Goosecreek and Adamsville Roads.

"A lot of time, it's caused by the rider not being as careful as they could be. A lot of time, we have younger adults or kids that are riding the bikes and not as experienced on the bikes....

April 12, 2010 - 4:47pm
6 years 6 weeks ago

An accident between an ATV and a dirtbike lands two men in the hospital.

It happened sunday around 7:30 p.m. on State Route 285 North.

According to Noble County Sheriff Steven Hannum, 40-year old Thomas Stephens of Kipling, Ohio, was traveling on the ATV on the right side of the road along side 45-year old Robert Davidson of Buffalo, Ohio, who was on the dirtbike.

Stephens attempted to make a left hand turn on to Pipi Road and crashed into the dirtbike.

Both...

December 23, 2009 - 8:25pm
6 years 22 weeks ago

A 16-year-old boy is life-flighted after a truck and ATV hit head-on late Wednesday afternoon.

It happened after 5 p.m. on Buzzards Glory Road just off State Route 93 in Crooksville.

"The four-wheeler went left-of-center from what it appears and the pick-up truck struck the four-wheeler and the four-wheeler went over the hill," says David Lee, Ohio State Highway Patrol.

The passenger on the ATV was thrown 15 to 20 feet into a tree and received injuries to his...

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