Stories tagged with: Fatal Accident

February 20, 2012 - 3:16pm
3 years 9 weeks ago

The Zanesville Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident Monday afternoon. It happened just after 1 p.m. by Muskingum Motor Speedway on State Route 60 North. One woman was killed and a man was flown by medical helicopter to a Columbus Hospital. The Zanesville Post of the Highway Patrol is on the scene of the accident that involved a motorcycle and a truck. Falls Township EMS and Fire also responded to the scene.  The Highway Patrol has not yet released the names of those involved...

January 8, 2012 - 2:00pm
3 years 15 weeks ago

The Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle fatal accident.

According to the patrol, the crash happened on Main Street at Dresden Road in Jefferson Township around 1:40 AM on Sunday.  36-year-old Richard Reed of Pleasant City was driving eastbound on Main Street when he failed to negotiate a turn and went over an embankment.

The front end of his Ford Explorer struck the ground, and Reed was ejected from the vehicle.  A trooper...

January 6, 2012 - 7:32pm
3 years 15 weeks ago

One person is dead following a one vehicle crash in Guernsey County Friday afternoon.

It happened around 2 p.m. on Byesville road. Cambridge State Highway Patrol Trooper Shawn Allar says a 30-year-old male drove off the right side of the road, overturned, struck a ditch, and hit several trees. The victim, who has not been identified yet, was not wearing a seatbelt, something Trooper Allar says could have drastically changed the circumstances.

"A big thing that could...

January 4, 2012 - 4:43pm
3 years 16 weeks ago

A second driver had died as a result of a fatal accident in Perry County on Tuesday. The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol says 18-year-old Carrie Morrison of Carroll died Wednesday. The Highway Patrol says Morrison was driving east on US 22 near Amish Ridge Road, went left of center and struck head-on a vehicle driven by 60-year-old Carol Emmert of Rushville. Emmert died at the scene of the accident. The Ohio State Highway Patrol Reconstruction Unit is assisting with the...

January 3, 2012 - 9:17am
3 years 16 weeks ago

A fatal accident is under investigation in Perry County. The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol says it happened on U.S, 22 and Township Road 51 early this morning. The Highway Patrol says the accident which happened east of Somerset remains under investigation.

September 6, 2011 - 5:39am
3 years 33 weeks ago

Troopers from the Granville Patrol Post are investigating a fatal accident in Licking County.

It happened Monday night at 8:15 PM on I-70 westbound in Etna Township.

Authorities said a Harley Davidson FLHX was traveling westbound when it struck the rear of a Ford F-450 that was moving off the right side of the roadway.

The driver of the Harley Davidson has been identified as 36-year-old Jason Cox of Westerville, Ohio.  Cox was pronounced dead at Grant Hospital.  ...

July 27, 2011 - 4:52pm
3 years 39 weeks ago

A man charged in connection with a fatal accident in Muskingum County this past spring appeared in court Wednesday for an arraignment hearing.

27-year-old Darnell Harris of Columbus went before Common Pleas Court Judge Kelly Cottrill where he pleaded not guilty to charges of aggravated vehicular homicide and operating a vehicle while under the influence.

The State Highway Patrol reports that in April  Harris was driving on U.S. 40 in Falls Township when he...

February 22, 2011 - 11:56pm
4 years 9 weeks ago

A Franklin Ohio man is dead following a Tuesday evening one-vehicle accident near Stovertown.

State Troopers say around 7:30 Tuesday evening, two people were walking in the northbound lanes of State Route 555 going soutbound after their vehicle ran out of gas. Two vehicles were traveling south on 555 when one of the vehicles attempted to pass.

The Highway Patrol says during his pass, 44-year-old Robert Thomas of Crooksville could not see the pedestrians that were...

February 21, 2011 - 6:27am
4 years 9 weeks ago

State Patrol Troopers investigate a fatal accident in Licking County.

The accident took place on Raccoon Valley Road west of Louden Street in Granville Township around 1:10 Sunday afternoon.

Troopers said 37-year-old Richard Hardy of Columbus was driving his 2004 Ford Escape west on Raccoon Valley Road when it went off the right side of the roadway in a curve. The vehicle then traveled down an embankment, striking a culvert where it then overturned and ejected Hardy.


January 26, 2011 - 12:36pm
4 years 13 weeks ago

The Zanesville Highway Patrol says a 79-year-old woman was killed and another person was injured in a two vehicle accident this morning in Zanesville. It happened just before 8:30 at the intersection of Dresden and Richey Roads. Troopers says 21-year-old Michael Wells of Zanesville was driving south on Dresden in a pick-up truck and 79-year-old Mary Corder, also of Zanesville was traveling east on Richey in an SUV. Troopers say the Corder vehicle attempted to make a left turn onto Dresden...

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