Stories tagged with: Ohio State Highway Patrol

October 31, 2014 - 5:11pm
35 weeks 3 days ago

A two vehicle accident occurred on Pinkerton Road Friday afternoon.

The call for the collision came in shortly before 3PM Friday. It closed the road at the scene for around 25 minutes. The injuries sustained to the individuals in the crash were minor, and no transportations were needed. Trooper Todd Henry of the Ohio State Highway Patrol explains what happened.

"We had a tan SUV traveling south on Pinkerton Road. We also had a black Honda traveling north on Pinkerton road....

October 19, 2014 - 7:44pm
37 weeks 1 day ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol responded to a one-car injury accident just after 5 P.M. Sunday evening.

The accident occurred on the east-bound on ramp at mile marker 160 off interstate 70. According to the state patrol the vehicle was headed south bound when it attempted to make a left turn and veered off the right side of the road when it struck the guardrail and came to a stop. The victim was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital. We will keep you posted as more information...

October 7, 2014 - 9:17pm
38 weeks 6 days ago

An accident occurred on I-70 involving a pick-up truck and a semi near the 151 mile marker.

The accident occurred around 6:00 p.m. Tuesday evening. The Ohio State Highway Patrol and Falls Township EMS responded to the scene. Trooper Troy Hale explained the accident.

"Both units, a semi and a pickup truck were traveling westbound on I-70, and for no apparent reason the blue pickup truck rear-ended the semi" said Hale.

According to hale, there were no injuries and...

September 28, 2014 - 7:17pm
40 weeks 1 day ago

 The State Highway Patrol responded to a single car injury accident near the 2700 block of Ridge Road Sunday afternoon.

State Trooper Lanning says that a car veered off the left side of the road, stuck a telephone pole and overturned multiple times, eventually landing upright in the center of the road. Both Falls Township EMS and Genesis Community Ambulance responded to the scene and transported driver Debra McClary and passenger Angie Conn to Good Samaritan Hospital with minor...

September 28, 2014 - 6:15pm
40 weeks 1 day ago

Two cars were involved in an injury accident this afternoon at the corner of State Route 60 and Lawhead Lane.

The State Highway Patrol, Wayne Township Fire Department and the Newton Township EMS responded to the scene. A blue Nissan Rouge and a green Pontiac Gran Prix collided shortly before noon. Sergeant Chuck Merryman with the State Highway Patrol detailed the events.

According to Merryman, "The Nissan slowed down to turn left onto Lawhead Lane. The Grand Prix just simply...

September 27, 2014 - 9:22pm
40 weeks 2 days ago

And a car flipped into a creek on State Route 146 Saturday evening.

The accident occurred just before 5PM closing route 146 for a period of time. The road was re-opened to one lane at 5:45PM. Trooper William Duerson of the State Highway Patrol told us what happened.

"The Chevy suburban was eastbound on 146, drove off of the right side of the road, over corrected, came back on, drove across the midline, struck a guardrail, flipped over onto its side and rolled back on to its...

September 20, 2014 - 9:09am
41 weeks 2 days ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol in conjunction with the Coshocton County Sheriff's office announced that there will be an OVI checkpoint tonight. 

The checkpoint will be on Chestnut Street in Coshocton County from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. A statement from the State Highway patrol stated that  the checkpoint will also be held in conjunction with nearby saturation patrols to aggressively combat alcohol-related injury and fatal crashes. 

September 19, 2014 - 5:17am
41 weeks 4 days ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced plans for an OVI checkpoint in Coshocton County.

The Patrol, in conjunction with the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office, said the checkpoint will take place Saturday evening. The exact time and location of the checkpoint will be announced Saturday morning. 

The checkpoint, funded by federal grant funds, is planned to deter and intercept impaired drivers. State troopers make an average of 25-thousand o-v-i arrests each year, in an...

September 14, 2014 - 12:18pm
42 weeks 1 day ago

 GRANVILLE - The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced that there will be a sobriety checkpoint this week. The county in which the checkpoint will take place will be announced the day before, and the location will be announced the morning of.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol said, "If you plan to consume alcohol, designate a driver or make other travel arrangement before you drink." 

September 6, 2014 - 6:25pm
43 weeks 2 days ago

A two car injury accident occurred Saturday evening at the intersection of 5-55 and State Route 60.

SGT. Melanie Appleman of the Ohio State Highway Patrol told us a black Chevy Pick Up was traveling southbound on State Route 60 in the left-hand lane preparing to make a right-hand turn. Meanwhile a silver GMC Terrain was northbound preparing to make a left-hand turn onto 5-55. Authorities say there was confusion as to what color the light was at the time, and the two cars collided....

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