Stories tagged with: Fatal Accident

December 27, 2010 - 1:52pm
4 years 18 weeks ago

A Zanesville woman reported missing Monday morning is found dead in the Licking River.

Zanesville Police Captain Miller said the family of 50-year-old Mary Knipe reported her missing to Zanesville Police around 4am when the Dialysis Center called and said she failed to show for her 2am appointment.

A call of a wrecked minivan in the Licking River off Licking Road was reported about 20 minutes later to the State Highway Patrol.

"It was partially submerged and over an...

December 23, 2010 - 4:22am
4 years 19 weeks ago

The State Highway Patrol said alcohol appears to be a factor in a crash that leaves one person dead Wednesday evening.

Troopers with the Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol said that just after 5pm 34-year-old Phillip Oliver, of Columbus, was traveling west on US 22 enar Avalon Road when he lost control on his 1992 Honda Accord, traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck a utility pole.

He was pronounced dead at the scene and troopers said no seatbelt was in use...

November 27, 2010 - 10:18am
4 years 22 weeks ago

One person is dead after a two vehicle fatal Friday night.

The accident took place on State Route 146 and Coon Ridge Road around 9:30pm. According to the Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol a 1994 Honda Accord, driven by 19-year-old Adam Masters of Woodsfield, was travelling east on State Route 146 when a 2004 Honda Odyssey, driven by 68-year-old Bernard Blackford of Zanesville, turned left in front of the Accord and was struck on the right side.

The rear seat...

September 27, 2010 - 10:14pm
4 years 31 weeks ago

 Charges are filed in Muskingum County Court against a Conesville man, who was involved in an accident that took the life of a local man.

73-year-old George Holland is charged with vehicular homicide, vehicular manslaughter, and failing to stop at a stop sign-all of which are misdemeanor counts.

Holland is set to be arraigned in court on October 8th at 9 a.m.

The Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that Holland was attempting to cross State Route 16...

September 9, 2010 - 10:12pm
4 years 34 weeks ago

While one family mourns the loss of a Zanesville man, community members sympathize with the family and remember the tragic accident.

"It's scary, makes you not want to drive a vehicle no more," says Leona Bobb who witnessed the Y-Bridge Crash.

Leona Bobb was sitting at the red light on Pine Street when 28-eight year old Ryan McCuen missed the Y-Bridge turn off of Linden Avenue, crashing into the side of the bridge.

"When he hit it sounded like a shotgun ...

September 9, 2010 - 7:13pm
4 years 34 weeks ago

An early morning accident on the Y-Bridge claims the life of a Zanesville man. Three Zanesville police officers are being recognized for their heroic efforts to try to save the man's life.

A tragic car accident on the Y-Bridge took the life of 28-year-old Ryan McCuen of Zanesville.

"About 1:30 this morning a car was southbound on Linden Avenue missed a turn at the Y Bridge, crashed into the bridge itself, the gas tank was pierced and the car bursts into flames and there was...

September 9, 2010 - 7:33am
4 years 34 weeks ago

Zanesville Police say one man is dead after a single car accident on the Y-Bridge. It happened around 1:30 Thursday morning. Police say witnesses saw 28-year-old Ryan Scott MCcuen of Zanesville heading south on Linden Avenue at a high rate of speed when he drove onto the bridge, struck a wall and burst into flames. Nearby Zanesville Police Officers witnessed the explosion and responded to the bridge. Captain Mike Baker says Patrolman Mark Stoffer ran up to the burning car, only to be...

August 13, 2010 - 3:01pm
4 years 38 weeks ago

The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol  is investigating a fatal crash that happened in Fairfield County.

Authorities say around 6:13 a.m. Friday, 20-year-old Joshua Owen of Lancaster was driving west on Lithopolis Road when he drove off the left side of the roadway and struck a mailbox, utility pole and a tree.

Owen was pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers say he was not wearing a seat belt.

August 13, 2010 - 2:39pm
4 years 38 weeks ago

The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle fatal accident near High Point Road in Perry County.

It happened around 11p.m. Thursday on State Route 188.

The Patrol reports that 28-year-old Robert Kimmel of Pleasantville was driving east on State Route 188 when he drove off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree head on.

Authorities say Kimmel was taken to Fairfield Medical Center where...

August 13, 2010 - 2:19pm
4 years 38 weeks ago

Authorities are on the scene of a one vehicle fatal accident on Millers Lane in Muskingum County.

It happened around 1:30 p.m. Friday

Initial reports from the scene are that a female driver was killed in the crash.

The Muskingum County coroner has been called to the scene.

We'll bring you more information as it becomes available.

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