The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol said they'll operate a sobriety checkpoint this weekend.
The Patrol said the reason for the checkpoint is to deter and intercept impaired drivers. The county where the checkpoint will take place will be announced the day prior to the checkpoint, the location will be announced the morning of the checkpoint.
The Patrol urges that if you plan to consume alcohol, designate a driver or make other travel arrangements.
The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol said a man who was involved in an accident this past Sunday has passed away from his injuries.
The patrol said Omid R. Behbahani of Mason was traveling southbound on State Route 285 on Sunday when he failed to negotiate a curve. He then crossed the centerline into the path of a northbound vehicle operated by Christopher Legg of Powell.
Legg was transported to the hospital with serious injuries. Behbahani was transported by...
The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol said that a portion of Interstate 70 is completely open Thursday morning after a series of accidents, Wednesday.
The first crash took place around 6pm near Quaker City in Guernsey County. It involved a semi and a pick-up truck. The driver of the pick-up suffered serious injuries and was flown to a Columbus hospital from Southeastern Ohio Medical Center.
Three other crashes took place within a ten mile stretch during the same time,...
The Ohio State Highway Patrol announces plans to operate an OVI checkpoint in our area this week.
The Cambridge Post said troopers will operate the checkpoint in an attempt to deter and intercept impaired drivers. The county where the checkpoint will take place will be announced the day prior to the checkpoint... The location will be announced the morning of the checkpoint.
If you plan to consume alcohol, the patrol says you should designate a driver or make other travel...
A crash in Guernsey County leaves one person dead.
The crash took place on State Route 821 at State Route 146 in Guernsey County just before 9:30 Monday night. The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol reported that a 1999 Dodge Ram driven by a 21-year-old male from Pleasant City was driving north on State Route 821 when a 2004 Ford Focus driven by a 75-year-old female from McConnelsville failed to yield at the intersection of State Route 821 and State Route 146 and was...
A lane of Interstate 70 east is closed Monday morning in Guernsey County following a semi accident.
The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol said just before 1a.m. a semi truck hit a cow near the weigh station, going off the road and spilling 45,000 pounds of limestone into the right lane and part of the grassy berm.
The Ohio Department of Transportation is on the scene helping to clear the lane for traffic. They hope to have it re-open by 9a.m. Monday.
Troopers with the Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol investigated a three vehicle accident on Interstate 70 east.
Troopers said the vehicles were heading east near the rest area where traffic was attempting to merge to the left lane due to a lane closure. That's when the rear most commercial vehicle driven by Anthony Berge, of San Bernardino, California, failed to maintain assured clear distance and struck the rear of a a pick-up driven by Casey Roski, of Cadiz, Ohio....