Stories tagged with: Motorcycle

May 23, 2013 - 6:27pm
3 years 14 weeks ago

The Rushing Wind Biker Church's Biker Fest is coming up June 7-9. The annual event was started 11 years ago as a way to bring the community, local clubs and ministries together.

"It's a weekend where we invite all of the bikers and surrounding community to come and be a part of a great weekend of guest speakers and some great music," said Michael McGuire, Pastor at Rushing Wind Biker Church.

There will be bikers riding into Zanesville from Kentucky, the Carolinas,...

April 28, 2013 - 12:22pm
3 years 17 weeks ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle crash that happened Saturday night in Salt Lick Township.

Troopers from the Lancaster Patrol Post in Perry County responded to a call at 7:14 p.m. from a driver reporting an accident.

According to the OSHP, Michael R. Starlin, 53, of Zanesville was driving westbound on SR-155 on his Harley Davidson when he lost control of his motorcycle. Starlin traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck a pole, ejecting...

April 4, 2012 - 9:52pm
4 years 21 weeks ago

A man was taken by Med Flight to a Columbus hospital following a motorcycle crash Wednesday night in Harrison Township.

The accident occurred just after 8 p.m. in the 7200-block of Old River Road.

According to State Highway Patrol Trooper Adam McKenzie, 60-year-old Roger Bobo was traveling northbound on Old River when he went off the right side of the road, over an embankment and was ejected from the motorcycle.

Bobo was taken by helicopter to Grant...

August 25, 2011 - 9:50pm
5 years 5 days ago

A double amputee Marine veteran is rolling through southeastern Ohio on a mission.

Dave Barr lost both of his legs in a land mine explosion.  He rides his motorcycle all over the world to encourage others to overcome their obstacles.  Barr said his procession into Malta on Thursday was an emotional experience.

"I was almost brought to tears when we came under two laddering companies with the flags hanging from the cranes on the trucks, because that's...

October 28, 2010 - 9:27pm
5 years 43 weeks ago

A man is cited after hitting the back-end of another vehicle earlier today.

Trooper Patrick Townsend of the Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol says it happened around 2 p.m. on Thursday. He says Brandon Shaver was riding his motorcycle northbound on Ceramic Road about a half mile north of State Route 669, when he rear-ended a pick-up truck being driven by Tyler Burgess, who was slowing down to turn into a driveway.

Shaver will be cited for failure to assure...

October 16, 2010 - 8:04pm
5 years 45 weeks ago

Granville Post State Troopers say a 52-year-old Newark man, who died in an overnight motorcycle crash Saturday, was not wearing a helmet.

It happened just after midnight in Madison Township.

Troopers says Michael Annarino was traveling north on State Route 79 when his motorcycle went of the right side of the road and overturned. Annarino was thrown from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation. Troopers says it's not know if...

August 24, 2010 - 9:00pm
6 years 5 days ago

A motorcyclist leads local law enforcement on a high speed chase, with speeds of more than 100 miles per hour, for a little more than 20 minutes in Muskingum County.

The Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol says it started in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 70. Sergeant Jeremy Mendenhall says a Cambridge Post trooper noticed expired tags on the sports bike by two years. He says as the trooper attempted to pull over the driver, 24-year-old Herold Small Junior of Zanesville,...

August 12, 2010 - 12:17pm
6 years 2 weeks ago

A motorcyclist suffers injures after a traffic accident on Maple Avenue Thursday morning.

Zanesville Police said that just before 10:30am a Buick LaSabre driven by 76-year-old Eileen Miller of Zanesville was traveling north on Maple Avenue and was attempting to turn left into the Colony Square Mall when it was struck by a 1985 Harley Davidson Motorcycle driven by 54-year-old Ronald Liggett of Zanesville.

Sgt. Rice said that the Miller didn't see the motorcycle, who was...

June 10, 2010 - 10:23pm
6 years 11 weeks ago

One person was killed after a car and motorcycle accident in Perry County.

According to the Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol, it happened shortly after 8:30 in Junction City.

A dispatcher said a man on the motorcycle was killed when the vehicles collided at the intersection of State Route 37 and Flagdale Road.

Next-of-kin have yet to be notified and we'll bring you more information as it become available.

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