Stories tagged with: Fatal Accident

July 13, 2013 - 11:39pm
1 year 41 weeks ago

An area man has died following injuries sustained in a two vehicle car crash Saturday Evening.

According to The Ohio State Highway Patrol at around 6 pm, Kyle Bankes was driving his 2011 Kawasaki Motorcycle and improperly attempted to pass a 1997 Ford F-350, driven by Joshua Wilkins, who was turning left from State Route 146 onto Tunis road. Bankes struck the left side of the truck and was ejected from his motorcycle. Bankes was transported to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital where...

June 26, 2013 - 10:02pm
1 year 43 weeks ago

One woman was killed Wednesday evening in a one vehicle crash in Chandlersville.

According to Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Bill Duerson, 24 year old Casey King of Cambridge, was south bound in her Isuzu Rodeo SUV on southern road, when she lost control on a curve and drove up an embankment. King was not wearing a seat-belt and was ejected. The car then rolled on top of her. She was traveling with her boyfriend's son, Dakota Bowers. Bowers was wearing his seat-belt and...

May 12, 2013 - 7:25pm
1 year 50 weeks ago

Troopers from the Zanesville Post responded to the scene of an accident around 2:30 p.m. this afternoon when a Ford Explorer carrying two people was driving westbound on I-70 near mile post 166. The SUV rolled over multiple times and ejected the two people in the vehicle.

"The vehicle crossed the median and after it came across the median, it began overturning in the median into the eastbound lanes of traffic. No other vehicles were struck but the two occupants in...

April 30, 2013 - 4:38pm
1 year 51 weeks ago

A Licking County man is dead following an accident on State Route 13.

It happened around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday between Hopewell Drive and Dorsey Mill Road.

The Licking County Sheriff's Office reports that 62-year-old Anthony Robinson of Utica was attempting to turn into a driveway when he drove into the path of a refuse truck that was headed south on State Route 13.

Robinson's vehicle was pushed more than 100 feet off the roadway, through a utility pole and into the side of a...

April 24, 2013 - 1:22pm
2 years 3 days ago

A Zanesville man charged in connection with a fatal accident appeared Wednesday in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court for an arraignment hearing.

30-year-old Michael Wood pleaded not guilty to two felony counts of aggravated vehicular homicide and a misdemeanor count of OVI.

The charges stem from an accident that happened December 1st of 2012 on Linden Avenue.

Zanesville Police say Wood was driving a car that struck a utility pole. A passenger...

April 22, 2013 - 4:41am
2 years 6 days ago

The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol investigates a two vehicle crash that took place Sunday afternoon and leaves one dead.

The Patrol said that 35-year-old Jody Bice, of Caldwell, died at the scene of the accident on US 22 near County Road 57. The Patrol reported that a 2005 Dodge 2500 Ram Truck driven by a juvenile went left of center striking her 2008 Chrysler Pacifica and forcing it off the road and into a guardrail. 

Two children...

December 23, 2012 - 10:48pm
2 years 17 weeks ago

A fatal accident on Interstate 70 has claimed the life of one man.

It happened around 5:30 this evening. According to Trooper Todd Henry of the Zanesville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol. A pick up truck traveling in the westbound left lane near the Norwich exit went off the left side of the road, overcorrected, traveled back across the right side of the highway, went through a guardrail, overturned multiple times and ended up in a ravine....

December 23, 2012 - 10:42pm
2 years 17 weeks ago

An accident killed one woman and sent nine people to the hospital Sunday.

The three car accident occured around 2 p.m. near mile post one on State Route 16 in Coshocton County. An SUV traveling East went left of center striking a minivan in the Westbound lane head on. A minivan traveling West behind the van then collided with the accident.

The minivan that was struck head on had five passengers, the driver, Christopher Stemm, a 30-year-old from Creston was flown to Grant Hospital...

December 14, 2012 - 6:04pm
2 years 19 weeks ago

The Zanesville Highway Patrol released the name of the man found dead in a vehicle Friday in Muskingum County.  Sergeant Kay Perkins says troopers are investigating a one vehicle accident on Dresden Road about one mile south of State Route 16.  Troopers say 24-year-old Matthew Aaron Smith of Dresden was driving his pick-up truck north on Dresden Road, went off the right side, struck a tree, went over a steep embankment and into a shallow canal.  Investigators found...

December 6, 2012 - 8:57am
2 years 20 weeks ago

The Zanesville Post of the Highway Patrol Thursday released the name of the person killed in an accident Wednesday evening.  Troopers say 42-year-old Travis Roush of Zanesville was driving south on State Route 60, failed to negotiate a curve and drove off the roadway.  His vehicle went over an embankment which caused the vehicle to overturn and eject Roush.  Muskingum County Coroner Dr. Perry Kalis pronounced Roush dead at the scene.  Sergeant K.B. Kelley says alcohol is...

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