Stories tagged with: Car Accident

September 27, 2015 - 9:03pm
42 weeks 6 days ago

On August 22 Zanesville man Austin Devolld's life changed in the time it took to hit his brakes.

He was on his way to his girlfriends home traveling down State Route 13 when he was struck by a Jeep and suffered extensive injuries.

'I have a broken ankle, a fractured tibia," said DeVolld. "I have hardware in that. I had to have that surgically repaired. My right wrist was broken in two spots. The radius bone was crushed so I have a plate, three pins, and a screw in there...

August 5, 2015 - 9:15pm
50 weeks 3 days ago

A 13 year old boy was transported to Genesis Hospital August 5 after he was struck by vehicle.

The call came in just before 8 p.m. Wednesday evening. Zanesville Police Department Patrolmen Kyle Brookover said the unidentified female driver was traveling south on Moxahala Avenue when the boy ran in front of the car. Upon impact he rolled toward the top of the vehicle causing extensive damage to the windshield.

Police say the driver will not be cited and the pedestrian was found...

September 27, 2014 - 9:22pm
1 year 42 weeks ago

And a car flipped into a creek on State Route 146 Saturday evening.

The accident occurred just before 5PM closing route 146 for a period of time. The road was re-opened to one lane at 5:45PM. Trooper William Duerson of the State Highway Patrol told us what happened.

"The Chevy suburban was eastbound on 146, drove off of the right side of the road, over corrected, came back on, drove across the midline, struck a guardrail, flipped over onto its side and rolled back on to its...

September 6, 2014 - 6:25pm
1 year 45 weeks ago

A two car injury accident occurred Saturday evening at the intersection of 5-55 and State Route 60.

SGT. Melanie Appleman of the Ohio State Highway Patrol told us a black Chevy Pick Up was traveling southbound on State Route 60 in the left-hand lane preparing to make a right-hand turn. Meanwhile a silver GMC Terrain was northbound preparing to make a left-hand turn onto 5-55. Authorities say there was confusion as to what color the light was at the time, and the two cars collided....

July 1, 2014 - 9:29pm
2 years 3 weeks ago

 After being closed for two-hours due to an accident, both lanes of State Route 146 at the Vickers Hill Road intersection reopened around 5:40 Tuesday evening.

Sgt. Melanie Appleman with the State Highway Patrol says a white van was traveling eastbound on State Route 146. It had stopped to turn left onto Vickers Hill Road around 3:40 p.m. when it was rear-ended by a blue Cadillac. A third car struck the back of the Cadillac which was forced into the oncoming lane striking a semi...

February 12, 2014 - 5:26am
2 years 23 weeks ago

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office believes alcohol and excessive speed caused a crash in Coshocton County Tuesday night. 

Officials said that around 8:20 p.m. dispatch received several 911 calls in reference to an accident in the 1700 block of Chestnut Street. When  deputies arrived they found a vehicle driven by 43-year-old Eric Franks of Coshocton was traveling east on Chestnut when he lost control and struck two parked cars. 

His passenger, Cynthia Rodehaver...

July 13, 2013 - 4:02pm
3 years 1 week ago

Saturday survivors released balloons and laced up their tennis shoes for a walk promoting brain injury awareness.

The second annual Rock the Walk for the Micah Jones Foundation took place at Zanesville High School's football stadium. Founder of BrainSong, Micah Jones became a victim of brain injury in 2004.

"I was hit by a drunk driver in Nashville, I was going to school at Middle Tennessee State so I was about a month from graduating with a degree in music business so life...

September 23, 2012 - 12:18am
3 years 43 weeks ago

A Crooksville man has regained feeling in his legs after getting pinned between two cars Friday night.

Corporal Vibert Wisecarver said the Crooksville Fire Department responded to the call around 9:45 in the 600-block of South State Street near the Snack Bar.  He said Brandon Pennington of Crooksville was trying to start his manual transmission vehicle.

The man was working under the hood of his car, but he forgot to put it in neutral, so when the car started, it...

February 17, 2012 - 4:24pm
4 years 22 weeks ago

An elderly man drove his car into Northside Pharmacy Friday afternoon.

According to South Zanesville Firefighter JT Roberts the man hit the accelerator of his red Mercury Sable; propelling the car into a window of Northside Pharmacy on Maysville Avenue.

The driver was not injured in the accident, but the car side-swiped a parked mini-van next to it.

Retail Manager EJ Stoephel said employees were shaken up after the crash, but nobody was injured inside the...

January 28, 2012 - 5:50pm
4 years 25 weeks ago

One person is injured after two vehicles collided in Zanesville on Saturday.

According to the Zanesville Police Department, a Chevy S10 truck failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of Euclid and Forest Avenues around 11:15 a.m.

The truck collided with a Buick Lacrosse and ended up on the front lawn of a home on Forest Avenue.

The driver and passenger of the Lacrosse and the driver of the truck were not injured in the accident, but the passenger of the truck was...

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