You may have noticed a few safety additions to Maple Avenue in Zanesville.
After the construction updates on the main road last summer, the city and Ohio Department of Transportation worked together to improve the project in both access and safety.
"Some of the major improvements we've done, there is now a left turn arrow if you're heading northbound on Maple at Kroger," said City Engineer Chip Saunders. "That will make it easier to make that turn without having to...
An accident in Zanesville caused traffic delays on maple avenue Friday afternoon.
Zanesville Police say they are still investigating what happened between the two cars in the crash on Maple Avenue near Balls Lane around 11:40 a.m. Both the male drivers of the gold Ford Focus and the green Ford Explorer were taken by Community Ambulance to Good Samaritan Hospital. No other details are being released.
The jaws of life had to be used in an accident this afternoon on Maple Avenue.
It happened right in front of Burger King. Two people were cut with the jaws of life out of the gold Kia Rio. One person was taken to the hospital from the white Ford Explorer. The northbound lanes of Maple Avenue were closed for about 15 minutes while emergency crews handled the accident. The Zanesville Police and Fire Departments and Community Ambulance responded to the accident. The crash...
An injury on Maple Avenue sends one to the hospital this evening.
It happened about 7:30 this evening.
According to Lt. Tony Coury of the Zanesville Police Department, a blue Chevy Lumina was traveling southbound on Maple Avenue in the turning lane. He says another car, a silver Mitzubishi had just turned off a side street and was traveling north on Maple, attempting to get into the turning lane.
Coury says the driver of the silver car didn't see the on-coming vehicle and...