Stories tagged with: Granville Post of State Highway Patrol

July 13, 2014 - 4:46pm
1 year 50 weeks ago

The Granville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol announced Sunday morning that troopers will operate an OVI checkpoint to deter and intercept impaired drivers this week.

The county where the checkpoint will take place will be announced the day prior to the checkpoint. The exact location will be announced the morning of the checkpoint. The patrol says if you plan to consume alcohol, you should always designate a driver or make other travel arrangements before you drink....

May 6, 2014 - 4:38am
2 years 8 weeks ago

The State Highway Patrol investigated an injury accident on Interstate 70.

The Granville Post of the State Patrol said that it's unknown at this time what caused the accident; which took place on Interstate 70 west near Etna.

A dispatcher said one vehicle was involved and two occupants suffered non life threatening injures. They were transported by ambulance to Grant Medical Center.

The accident took place just before 3:00 a.m.  



August 16, 2013 - 8:22am
2 years 45 weeks ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol and Heath Police Department will hold an OVI checkpoint Friday. 

The checkpoint will run between 9 p.m. and 1 a.m. on State Route 79 (Hebron Road) south of Kaiser Drive. 

The checkpoint is funded by federal grants and is planned to deter and intercept impaired drivers. It's also a way for law enforcement to kick off the national "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign which begins Friday and runs until September 2nd. 

May 23, 2013 - 5:13am
3 years 5 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...

October 9, 2012 - 4:49am
3 years 37 weeks ago

Two people suffered injury after an accident in Licking County.

The State Highway Patrol said the accident took place on State Route 13 at 9:45p.m., Monday night.

Troopers said that a preliminary report indicates a 2000 Chevy S-10 Blazer driven by 17-year-old Zack Hanf, of Somerset, was traveling south on SR 13, south of Interstate 70, when it drove left of center and struck a commercial vehicle.

Hanf wasn't wearing his seatbelt and was partially ejected from the vehicle....

January 2, 2012 - 12:01am
4 years 26 weeks ago

Alcohol is said to be a factor in a fatal accident.

According to the Granville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol shortly before 6 o'clock Sunday evening 51-year-old Gary Fellure and his passenger 49-year-old Bruce Fellure- both of Newark- were traveling on Linnville Road in Franklin Township of Licking County when he lost control of his vehicle and struck a pole. Bruce Fellure was pronounced dead at the scene by the Licking County Coroner. Gary Fellure was...

October 12, 2011 - 4:55am
4 years 37 weeks ago

The State Highway Patrol said alcohol is believed to be a factor in a one vehicle crash in Licking County, Tuesday night.

The Granville Post said that the accident took place around 9:25p.m. on State Route 586 near Fallsburg Road in Fallsbury Township.

Troopers said that 55-year-old James Sandlin, of Frazeysburg, was traveling north on 586 when he drove off the left side of the roadway, striking two trees and overturning.

He was not wearing his seatbelt at the time of the...

July 12, 2011 - 10:20am
4 years 50 weeks ago

A Thornville man is taken by Medflight to a Columbus hospital after authorities say the cement truck he was driving rolled over on a roadway in Licking County.

It happened around 7:45 a.m. Tuesday on Palmer Road near State route 37 and Swamp Road.

A dispatcher with the Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol says the driver was trapped inside his vehicle and had to be removed by rescue workers.

The man's name hasn't been released at this...

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