Stories tagged with: Fatal

June 1, 2013 - 9:45am
1 year 38 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 - 4:13am
1 year 40 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 - 1:14pm
1 year 45 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 - 4:12pm
2 years 17 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 - 3:18pm
3 years 7 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 - 1:39pm
3 years 8 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 - 12:41pm
3 years 50 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...

February 22, 2011 - 5:46pm
4 years 6 days ago

It's only February and already 25 lives have been taken by fatal fires here in Ohio.

Assistant Chief of Fire Prevention Rich Palmer of the State Fire Marshals Office spoke at the Zanesville Rotary Club meeting on Tuesday afternoon to discuss their campaign for the use of smoke alarms in homes.

"Right now we're looking at campaigns around the state to reduce fatalities because we are seeing so many homes that have fires that don't have working smoke alarms,"...

January 27, 2011 - 11:48pm
4 years 4 weeks ago

Troopers from the Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal crash in Licking County.

It happened around 3:30 p.m. Thursday on Blue Jay Road east of Tavener Road in Franklin Township.

Lieutenant Darrin Blosser says a 1999 Pontiac Grand Am being driven by 47-year-old Tina M. Harbaugh of Newark, was traveling east when she went left of center, came back over into the right lane, overcorrected and went off the right side of the road. The vehicle than...

January 25, 2011 - 10:26pm
4 years 4 weeks ago

A man is dead following a two-vehicle crash in Coshocton County.

According to the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office, around 3 p.m. 54-year-old Steven Adams of Coshocton was turning onto U.S. 36 from Township Road 104, when he failed to yield causing 73-year-old Robert Sherry Sr. of Columbus to strike him.

Sherry was traveling westbound on U.S. 36. He had two passengers in his vehicle, 45-year-old Robert Sherry Jr. of Loveland and 63-year-old William Peddicord Jr. of...

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