Stories tagged with: Fatal Accident

January 24, 2015 - 7:32pm
1 year 2 weeks ago

The Licking County Sheriff's office is investigating a fatal field accident. 

The accident occurred Saturday near 14091 Drury Road N.W. in northwestern Licking County. Two men, who were well acquainted were working with one another. The accident happened while 40-year-old Sidney J. Donohue of Johnstown, Ohio and 35-year-old Eddie Fairall were attempting to pull a tractor out of deep mud. Donohue was in between the tractor and another construction vehicle to hook a small chain...

December 23, 2014 - 7:17am
1 year 7 weeks ago

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Barr Pleads Not Guilty

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, OH (WHIZ) - The suspect charged with shooting two Zanesville men at a home on Woodlawn Avenue appeared in common pleas court Monday. 18-year-old Robert Barr pled not guilty to two counts of attempted murder, felonious assault, and three counts of aggravated robbery.

Single Vehicle Fatal Accident

THORNVILLE, OH (WHIZ) - A Thornville woman is...

December 3, 2014 - 9:34pm
1 year 9 weeks ago

 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...

November 26, 2014 - 4:06pm
1 year 10 weeks ago

A Coshocton mother and her son were killed in a two-vehicle accident on Northpointe Drive and Powelson Road Wednesday.  

It occurred just after 2:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon and closed down the roadway for several hours.

According to Lt. Matt Boyd with the Highway Patrol, a blue Chevy Cavalier went left of center hitting a dump truck semi head on.  

Lt. Boyd said the car was driven by 64-year-old Phillip Hackenbracht of Coshocton. A front seat passenger in the car...

November 22, 2014 - 9:05am
1 year 11 weeks ago

The State Highway Patrol investigates a two vehicle fatal accident in Muskingum County. 

The Patrol reported the crash happened on US 22 around midnight Saturday just west of the South Zanesville Walmart. 

Sgt. Jeffrey Jirles said 27-year-old Kyle Hiles of Roseville was killed and his passenger 31-year-old Carrie Williams was injured and taken to Genesis Good Samaritan for treatment.

Also injured in the crash was 56-year-old Joyce Vanderhoff of Zanesville. She was...

October 22, 2014 - 11:48am
1 year 16 weeks ago

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office is investigating a two vehicle fatal accident.

It happened at 8:12 p.m. Tuesday on State Route 83 near Otsego.

Sheriff Timothy Rogers says 18-year-old Clayton Sturtz of Coshocton was headed northbound on State Route 83  when he lost control of his vehicle and struck a vehicle that was headed southbound on 83.

Sturtz was taken to Coshocton Memorial Hospital where he later died.

The driver of the other vehicle, 39-year-old...

September 24, 2014 - 3:23pm
1 year 19 weeks ago
The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office says one person is dead after an Wednesday morning accident. Deputies say it happened just after 4:30 a.m. on County Road 22. Investigators say that Corby Cunningham of Coshocton drove off the road and struck a tree. Deputies say that Cunningham was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle. The driver was rushed to Coshocton County Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
September 21, 2014 - 8:03pm
1 year 20 weeks ago

 The Licking County Sheriff's Office is investigating an ATV accident that resulted in the death of an 11-year-old boy.

Deputies say that three boys were riding on a Polaris Razor ATV around 4:30 p.m. Sunday when it overturned. The 11-year-old driver of the ATV was pronounced dead at the scene, the other two boys were ejected from the vehicle suffering minor injuries. The accident occurred at a property across the street from the National Trail Raceway in Hebron.

The names...

September 15, 2014 - 9:31am
1 year 21 weeks ago

The Noble County Sheriff’s Office says two Cambridge residents were killed Sunday in a motorcycle accident.

It happened just before 2 p.m. on State Route 821 in Belle Valley. Sheriff Stephen Hannum says the motorcycle struck an aluminum street light post causing 47-year-old Shane Williamson and 43-year-old Rona Williamson to be ejected.

Mr. Williamson was taken to Southeastern Ohio Regional Medical Center where he later died. Mrs. Williamson was pronounced dead at the...

August 25, 2014 - 10:15am
1 year 24 weeks ago

A Nashport man involved in a motorcycle accident Sunday evening in Zanesville has died.  Zanesville Police Chief Kenneth Miller says that 55-year-old Gregory Reiss died from his injuries at Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital.  Police say that a witness claimed that Reiss missed his turn and hit gravel before going down an embankment and crashing on I-70 at the Maple Avenue off ramp.  Police says Reiss was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. 

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