Stories tagged with: Fatal crash

August 24, 2015 - 5:46pm
4 days 21 hours ago

Angel S. Morrison, 40, of Zanesville was driving north on Old River Road in a 1991 Ford Bronco around 11:25 Monday morning. 

The Ohio State Highway Patrol reported that Morrison drove off the right side of the road near Butterbean Ridge Road, just south of Philo. When she went off the roadway, a press release from the State Patrol stated that Morrison hit a tree, went over an embankment and her car finally came to rest on a log. After which, the patrol stated her car caught on...

June 6, 2015 - 9:18am
12 weeks 10 min ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol continues to investigate a fatal accident that occurred at approximately 11:25 p.m. last night. According to the Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol a resident of Frazeysburg John Scott Sr., 71, was driving westbound on SR 146 when he drove off the left side of the road and crashed into a tree. After impact, the blue Volvo commercial truck became engulfed in flames. Scott was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Alcohol is not considered a factor in...

May 10, 2015 - 2:40pm
15 weeks 5 days ago

 An investigation continues into a single vehicle, fatal accident in Licking County. 

According to the Granville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the crash occurred around 9:24 a.m. Sunday. It happened when 81-year-old Richard Rodriguez of Columbus was heading southbound on S.R. 158 in Harrison Township in his 2015 Forest River Motor Home. 

A press release from the State Patrol stated that the vehicle went off the left side of the roadway where it struck a...

August 9, 2014 - 8:02pm
1 year 2 weeks ago

A motorcycle accident has claimed the life of a Junction City man.

The crash occurred around 11:45 a.m. Saturday in Fairfield County.  According to the Lancaster Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, 67-year-old Buryl R. Allison of Junction City was traveling westbound on State Route 188 near the intersection of Royalton Road when his motorcycle traveled off the right side of the roadway, struck an embankment, and overturned.  Allison was ejected from the motorcycle and...

March 4, 2014 - 5:40am
1 year 25 weeks ago

A crash in Guernsey County leaves one person dead. 

The crash took place on State Route 821 at State Route 146 in Guernsey County just before 9:30 Monday night. The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol reported that a 1999 Dodge Ram driven by a 21-year-old male from Pleasant City was driving north on State Route 821 when a 2004 Ford Focus driven by a 75-year-old female from McConnelsville failed to yield at the intersection of State Route 821 and State Route 146 and was...

June 1, 2013 - 9:47am
2 years 12 weeks ago

The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol said that Friday night a fatal crash took place on US 62 near Mile Post 18, Burlington Township in Licking County.

35 year old, Jeremy Staubs, of Mt. Vernon, Ohio was driving a motorcycle  traveling eastbound on US 62 when he struck a Freightliner tractor driven by 65 year old, Hugh Heald, of Utica, Ohio, that  was also traveling in the same direction.

Mr. Staubs was ejected from his motorcycle...

May 25, 2013 - 2:00pm
2 years 13 weeks ago

According to the Newark Division of Police, Newark police and fire responded to a crash on the SR 79 northbound ramp at 9:11 p.m. Friday evening.

Captain Craig Riley said in a statement that Richard Mitchell, 56, of Newark was driving northbound on SR 79 attempting to exit SR 16 westbound when Mitchell lost control of his Kawasaki motorcycle and crashed into a guardrail and lamppost.

Mitchell went off the right side of the roadway and was pronounced dead at the...

April 28, 2013 - 12:22pm
2 years 17 weeks ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle crash that happened Saturday night in Salt Lick Township.

Troopers from the Lancaster Patrol Post in Perry County responded to a call at 7:14 p.m. from a driver reporting an accident.

According to the OSHP, Michael R. Starlin, 53, of Zanesville was driving westbound on SR-155 on his Harley Davidson when he lost control of his motorcycle. Starlin traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck a pole, ejecting...

April 14, 2013 - 1:02pm
2 years 19 weeks ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident that happened around 2:00 a.m. on Sunday in Licking County.

According to OSHP, Christopher M. Barthelmas, 31, of Hebron, Ohio was driving a Dodge pickup truck westbound on Interstate 70 when his truck ran out of gas, Barthelmas and Rodney Matthews, 15, a passenger in the truck,  got out of the vehicle and pushed it to the right lane on the interstate and were struck from behind by a school bus traveling...

February 9, 2013 - 11:51pm
2 years 28 weeks ago

The Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating the death of a Zanesville woman following an early morning car crash near Dresden.

At around six a.m. Saturday morning troopers from the Zanesville Post responded to the intersection of Honeysuckle Lane and Golden Rod Road to find that 37 year-old Macinda Rutter of Zanesville had driven through a stop sign on Honeysuckle Lane, crossed Golden Rod Road and went over an embankment.

Two juvenile passengers in the vehicle reported that rutter...

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