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Police say drugs are likely to blame for a two vehicle accident in Zanesville that sent two women to the hospital Thursday afternoon.
It happened just before 4:30 p.m. on Linden Avenue, near AK Steel.
Zanesville police say a silver Hyundai Sonata rear-ended a blue Chevy HHR that was stopped at an intersection. Officers say the Sonata failed to brake upon impact, causing it to travel several feet past the initial crash site. Both female drivers were transported to Good...
Zanesville city officials announce a portion of Linden Avenue will be closed Wednesday.
The road will be closed to traffic from the Y-Bridge to McIntire Avenue for pavement resurfacing.
The work will take place weather permitting.
Motorists should use an alternate route.
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Linden Avenue Closed for Sinkhole Repairs
ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - The City of Zanesville and the Genesis Wyoming Railroad are working hand in hand to repair the sinkhole on Linden Ave. just past Goodman Steel. The road will be closed Tuesday for an estimated two days so that repairs can be completed.
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The City and the Genesis Wyoming Railroad are working hand in hand to complete repairs of the sinkhole on Linden Avenue.
We spoke to Chip Saunders, Engineer for the City of Zanesville who told us they had to dig 20 feet down to the location of the hole and reinforce it with 12 foot wide trench boxes. Saunders told us just how the sinkhole appeared on the roadway.
"The sinkhole was caused by a stone arch structure that was actually probably over 100 years old. It went...
Just after 6:00 p.m. Tuesday scanner traffic indicated a car chase involving a vehicle leaving a drug house.
The chase went on to Linden Avenue, and according to scanner traffic, the vehicle being pursued hit another vehicle on Lee Street. Officials indicated the suspect was going 65 miles per hour on State Route 146 and ran a traffic light at Adams Lane before the vehicle wrecked and flipped in front of the Muskingum Recreation Center.
We have a crew on the scene and will work...
An accident Tuesday night resulted in the driver of a scooter being sent to the hospital.
According to Zanesville Police, the accident occurred shortly after 9:30 p.m. Tuesday night at the intersection of Linden Avenue and Adair Avenue. Police said the driver of a white Chevy pickup truck made an illegal left hand turn and struck the scooter. The truck then fled the scene. The sheriff's office was able to track down the vehicle a short while after on Dale Road.
The driver of...
A portion of Linden Avenue in Zanesville will be closed next week.
City Officials say the roadway will be closed from Lee Street to the Y-Bridge Monday, August 25 through Friday ,August 29.
Crews will be repairing and painting the roadway.
Detours will be posted.
The Muskingum County Engineer's Office is alerting motorists of a road repair project on Linden Avenue.
Officials say the road will be closed between Military Road and Taylor Street starting Tuesday through Friday from 8:00 a.m to 3:30 p.m. each day.
The intersection of Linden Avenue and Military Road will also be closed to traffic.
Motorists should use an alternate route during this time.
The City of Zanesville said Linden Avenue will remain closed on the southbound lane and open on the northbound lane from Lee Street to West Main Street until Friday, June 27, while repair work is done to a wall in the area.
The Department of Public Service announced the underpass lane will be closed to all traffic while work is completed. A wall near the railroad underpass on Linden Avenue suffered damage, after a vehicle crashed into it.
The City said work will be completed...