Stories tagged with: Fatal

November 15, 2013 - 8:25am
1 year 47 weeks ago

A Zanesville man was killed in a one vehicle accident early Friday morning. 

The Zanesville Highway Patrol says it happened just after midnight on Virginia Ridge Road. Troopers said 22-year-old Heather Bowers was traveling westbound with three passengers, on County Road 66, failed to negotiate a curve, and drove off the right side of the road and struck several trees.  The Patrol said one of the passengers, Michael Allen Miller Jr. of Zanesville, died in the crash....

September 22, 2013 - 1:04pm
2 years 2 weeks ago

According to the Cambridge Post of the Ohio Highway Patrol, at approximately 11:48 p.m.on Saturday night, a vehicle traveling north on Ohio 285 near mile post 6 failed to negotiate a curve.

The vehicle went off the right side of the roadway, when it struck a ditch. The two passengers in the front of the vehicle were partially ejected and were entrapped when the vehicle overturned.

According to reports, the right front passenger, Harry M. Douphin, 47, of Port Orange, Florida , was...

September 1, 2013 - 4:55pm
2 years 5 weeks ago

At approximately 3 a.m. on Sunday morning the Lancaster Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol investigated a single vehicle crash that occurred on US-22 just west of Amanda Northern Road, in Fairfield County.

James O. Bigerton, 45 of Carroll, Ohio was traveling westbound in 2007 Honda motorcycle when the patrol says he drove off of the roadway and overturned.

At approximately 6:00 a.m a passerby observed the crash and called 911. The Amanda Fire Department along...

June 1, 2013 - 10:45am
2 years 19 weeks ago


Coshocton County Sheriff's Office Reports that a dune buggy accident took place at Walhonding Hills Campground.

The accident took place early Saturday morning on June 1st at 1:59 a.m. Alan M. Ivancic 56 of Grafton, Ohio lost control of a dune buggy he was driving, striking a tree causing the vehicle to land on its side.

Ivancic suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.


May 23, 2013 - 5:13am
2 years 20 weeks ago

The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol investigates a fatal accident involving four vehicles.

The Patrol reports they got a call about the accident around 12:27 Thursday morning. The accident took place at Interstate 70 just west of State Route 158.

They report three commercial vehicles and one pick up truck were involved, one person was confirmed dead.

At this time they are unsure of what caused the crash.

The Patrol said they're rerouting traffic onto State...

April 13, 2013 - 2:14pm
2 years 26 weeks ago

The Guernsey County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal accident that happened on Old Twenty One Road at 12:07 a.m. Saturday morning.

According to the Sheriff's Office, a 15-year old was riding a four-wheeler while towing a riding lawn mower operated by 14 year old. The juveniles were struck from behind by a red car that fled the scene.

Both juveniles were transported to the Southeastern Regional Medical Center and were then lifeflighted to Nationwide...

October 29, 2012 - 5:12pm
2 years 49 weeks ago

The Zanesville Police Department is investigating a fatal accident.  It happened Monday morning around 7 a.m. at the intersection of State Route 719 and Moxahala Avenue.  Captain Tony Coury says 45-year-old Betty Foraker of Philo was traveling north on Moxahala Avenue and when entering the intersection of 719 she was struck by an OK Coal cement mixer truck driven by 64-year-old John Snider of New Lexington.  Coury says there were two passengers in Foraker’s vehicle...

January 6, 2012 - 4:18pm
3 years 40 weeks ago

The Cambridge Post of the Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident. It happened around 2:00 Friday afternoon on Byesville Road in Guernsey County. The Highway Patrol says a 30-year-old man was killed in the accident.  Troopers say the car rolled over several times and ejected the driver, who was not identified pending notification of his family.  Troopers also said the driver was not wearing his seat belt.  The accident remains under investigation.

January 3, 2012 - 2:39pm
3 years 40 weeks ago

A Rushville woman was killed in a two vehicle accident in Perry County. The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol says it happened Tuesday morning around 7:00 a.m. on US 22 near Amish Ridge Road. Troopers says 18-year-old Carrie Morrison of Carroll was driving east on 22, went left of center and struck 60-year-old Carol Emmert of Rushville head-on. Emmert died at the scene of the accident. Morrison was taken by Medical Helicopter to The Ohio State University Medical Center. She is...

March 13, 2011 - 1:41pm
4 years 30 weeks ago

The Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol says an alcohol related crash leaves one person dead near Caldwell.

Troopers say Saturday night around 9:45, thirty-five-year old Jason Bonar of Caldwell was driving south on State Route 821 when the vehicle went off the left side of the road and hit a guard rail. Investigators then say the vehicle came back on to the road crossing two lanes of traffic, went off the right side, hit a tree and rolled over partially ejecting Bonar...

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