As part of the OUZ Zane State Public Safety week, Medflight 6 out of McConalsville made an appearance. Students attended the presentation to ask questions, learn about Medflight, the challenges of working in a critical emergency, as well as the experience needed to work in a mobile intensive care unit.
"Medflight has a ground side where we have our own ambulances, nurses and paramedics can work in that area for a little while and get more experience working in emergency...
The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle accident in Crooksville.
According to Trooper Gregory Hurd of the Lancaster Post, at around 12:23 p.m. Sunday afternoon, a vehicle entered State Route 93 from Township Road 445 and struck a northbound vehicle. Trooper Hurd said Medflight was called to the scene, but isn't sure how many people were transported via helicopter, or where they were transported to. Trooper Hurd confirmed two people were taken to Good Samaritan...
Three people are taken by MedFlight to the OSU Medical Center following a two-vehicle crash in Perry County.
The accident occurred around 7 p.m. on Pole Cat Road according to the Lancaster Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol .
Trooper Dixon says an SUV driven by Diane Dumaret, 51 of New Lexington was traveling eastbound on Pole Cat when a pick-up truck carrying four passengers and one person in the bed heading westbound began to drift into Dumaret's lane.
Roseville, Crooksville and New Lexington crews responded to a two vehicle crash that happened around 5 p.m. on Monday at the intersection of Ridge St. and Route 93 in Crooksville.
"A blue Hyundai Sonata driven by Amanda Groves, she was on Ridge St., it looks like she was crossing the street, I haven't talked to her yet. She pulled in front a red Jeep Wrangler, 2008, that was traveling north bound on 93, she failed to yield at a stop sign and was struck by the Jeep...
The accident involving a car and truck happened around 5:15p.m. on Gene Cox Memorial Drive just east of Dresden. Fire crews and a MedFlight helicopter responded to the scene near a crop field.
"It appears that the Dodge truck was backing out of this farm field. It was in the middle of the road when the Honda came over the rise from the railroad crossing and the Honda was unable to stop to avoid hitting the truck," said Bill Duerson of The Ohio State Highway Patrol.
Dispatchers from the Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol say a driver is in serious but stable condition after an accident on State Route 37 in Licking County.
It happened around 3:30 p.m. just south of Deeds Road. They couldn't comment on the logistics of the accident but did say it involved a car and a semi truck. The driver of the car was transported by Medflight to OSU Medical Center in Columbus.
The road was temporarily closed as crews worked to clean-up the scene,...
Medflight transports a 26-year-old Fresno woman after she sustains injuries from an ATV crash in Coshocton County.
It happened around 6:30 Saturday evening on Township Road 156.
The Sheriff's Office says 24-year-old Steve Hall of Fresno was traveling west when he lost control of his four wheeler, went off the left side of the road, and overturned. Both Hall and his passenger, Lisa Oyler, were ejected. Deputies say they weren't wearing helmets at the time of the crash.
A Newark man is taken to the hospital almost 10 hours after his car crashes in Licking County.
It happened around 12:30 Sunday morning on State Route 657.
The Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol says 27-year-old Daniel Hofacker was traveling northwest when he lost control of his 1997 black Acura. Troopers say the car spun, went off the left side of the road, hit a ditch, overturned, and came to rest against a tree. They say the car was hard to see from the roadway, but a...