Stories tagged with: Fatal Accident

September 27, 2010 - 9:14pm
4 years 22 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 - 9:12pm
4 years 25 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 - 6:13pm
4 years 25 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 - 6:33am
4 years 25 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 - 2:01pm
4 years 29 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 - 1:39pm
4 years 29 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 - 1:19pm
4 years 29 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.

July 28, 2010 - 9:15am
4 years 31 weeks ago

The State Highway Patrol is investigating a three vehicle fatal crash on Interstate 70 in Licking County.

It happened just before 5:00 a.m. Wednesday near the State Route 79 exit.

According to the Granville Post, a 1998 Mazda Millennia and a 2010 Dodge Caravan were travelling east on I-70.

The Patrol says the Millennia rear ended the Caravan causing both vehicles to go off the left side of the roadway striking the median cable barrier.


July 28, 2010 - 5:50am
4 years 31 weeks ago

The Ohio Department Of Transportation says I-70 Westbound and Eastbound are now open after an early morning fatal accident.  It happened on I-70  Westbound near State Route 13. Both sides of the Interstate were shut down for a five of hours this morning while the accident scene was investigated.  No other details have been released.



May 25, 2010 - 9:30am
4 years 40 weeks ago

Heath Police investigate a fatal accident involving a Zanesville man.

Chief Tony Shepherd said just after 4 Tuesday morning officers responding to a vehicle off the roadway at Irving Wick Drive East found the body of 59-year-old Ronald Robinson in the car.

Chief Shepherd says that firefighters and police at the scene believe Robinson may have died of a medical condition, prior to the crash, but won't know anything until an autopsy is performed by the Licking County Coroner.

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