Stories tagged with: Motorcycle accident

June 22, 2016 - 10:16pm
4 weeks 2 days ago

A Nashport man is in critical condition Wednesday night following a motorcycle accident on State Route 60 just south of Fairview Road.

Trooper Joshua Weaver with the Zanesville Post of the Highway Patrol said just after 8 p.m., Ryan Hannahs, 32, was heading north on State Route 60, when he negotiated a left-hand curve, went off the right-hand side of the roadway and hit a road sign. Hannahs was then ejected from the motorcycle as a result of the impact.

Weaver said Hannahs...

August 16, 2015 - 8:12pm
48 weeks 5 days ago

 A man from Blacklick, just east of Columbus died in a single vehicle accident Sunday afternoon. 

The Ohio State Highway Patrol reported that Arthur W. Wedemeyer, 56, was traveling south on SR 664 in Rush Creek Township, north of mile post 5, when the accident occurred at approximately 12:50 p.m. According to the State Highway Patrol, Wedemeyer veered off the right side of the road, striking a guardrail. 

He was then ejected from the 1999 Honda Shadow that he was...

July 16, 2015 - 11:41pm
1 year 1 week ago

The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident that occurred Wednesday night in Perry County.

It happened just before 9:30 p.m. at the intersection of State Route 204 and New Salem Road. When troopers arrived, they found a Pontiac G6 driven by 44-year-old Rebecca S. Silva of Thornville with heavy damage to the passenger side door and a Yamaha motorcycle driven by 56-year-old Timothy A. White of Thornville with heavy front end damage.

Silva was...

June 26, 2015 - 4:59pm
1 year 3 weeks ago

Shortly after 4:30 Friday evening, authorities responded to the scene of a fatal motorcycle accident on Interstate 70 East near the Gratiot Exit.

The Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol said 30-year-old Edgardo Muniz Gonzalez of Columbus was riding a white Kawasaki EX300 when he went off the right side of the road and crashed into the guardrail near mile marker 142.  The patrol said he was wearing a helmet but that the helmet was found several feet from the initial crash...

September 2, 2014 - 3:48pm
1 year 46 weeks ago

A motorcyclist was transported to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after being struck from behind by a utility truck.

Lt. Bill Shaw with the Zanesville Police Department said the motorcycle rider was heading northbound on Brighton Boulevard around 2:00 p.m. when he stopped at a red traffic light at the intersection of Ridge Avenue. Shaw said the truck traveling behind him struck the bike, knocking off the rider. The truck then ran over the rider before coming to a stop. The truck's...

August 9, 2014 - 8:02pm
1 year 49 weeks ago

A motorcycle accident has claimed the life of a Junction City man.

The crash occurred around 11:45 a.m. Saturday in Fairfield County.  According to the Lancaster Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, 67-year-old Buryl R. Allison of Junction City was traveling westbound on State Route 188 near the intersection of Royalton Road when his motorcycle traveled off the right side of the roadway, struck an embankment, and overturned.  Allison was ejected from the motorcycle and...

July 26, 2014 - 6:11pm
1 year 51 weeks ago

Shortly before 1:00 p.m. Saturday afternoon, officers from the Heath Police Department responded to an injury accident involving a car that was struck by a motorcycle on Kaiser Drive. Alex Arel, 22, of Wapakoneta was thrown from his motorcycle. He was transported to Licking Memorial Hospital then flown by Life Flight to Riverside with significant, but apparently non-life threatening injuries. The accident remains under investigation.

June 9, 2014 - 3:10pm
2 years 6 weeks ago

A motorcycle accident on Maysville Pike sent a rider to the hospital Monday afternoon.

The accident occured shortly before 1 p.m. when the cyclist, who isn't being identified at this time, slipped on gravel and lost control while traveling through a traffic light. A section of Maysville Pike was temporarily closed while crews tended to the cyclist who was transported to Good Samaritan hospital to be treated for minor leg injuries. South Zanesville Police Chief Eric...

November 17, 2013 - 12:37am
2 years 35 weeks ago

A motorcycle accident on US 40 in Hopewell Saturday evening, took the life of a Newark man.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the accident was caused after a deer darted in the middle of the roadway around 6:15, in front of the motorcycle, driven by 38-year-old Ryan Longstreth of Newark.

"The motorcycle was going westbound on US 40, here at mile post 2, it struck a deer on the roadway, the driver was ejected to right side of the edge of the roadway,”...

October 28, 2013 - 8:46pm
2 years 38 weeks ago

Two people were sent to the hospital Monday afternoon following a motorcycle accident on North River Road.

State Highway Patrol Trooper Jeff Fowler said around 3 p.m., a motorcycle traveling southbound carrying two passengers failed to negotiate a curve and drove off the right side of the road, striking a guard rail. According to Trooper Fowler, the driver, 47-year-old David Thomas Jr. of Zanesville suffered a significant head injury and possible broken ribs. The passenger...

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