Stories tagged with: Semi

April 12, 2016 - 4:54pm
19 weeks 2 days ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol Granville Post said an Ohio Trooper was released from the hospital following a crash involving a semi tractor-trailer early Tuesday.

Just before 9 a.m. Trooper Rodney Hart was investigating a one vehicle crash. A Ford Focus, driven by 23-year-old Shanice Parker of Zanesville, was disabled in the right lane on Interstate 70 east bound.

While Hart was interviewing Parker in his cruiser waiting for a wrecker to arrive on scene. The cruiser was struck by...

May 17, 2011 - 7:55pm
5 years 14 weeks ago

Crews spend several hours Tuesday trying to clean up after a semi-truck rollover accident.

According to the State Highway Patrol, Tony Chevalier was driving a semi eastbound in the 9700-block of Marietta Road in New Lexington when he crashed around 4:45 p.m.

"I think he was going too fast down this hill and just kind of lost control and went of the right side," says Trooper Kari Riebesell, Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol.

Trooper Riebesell says...

June 9, 2010 - 2:09pm
6 years 11 weeks ago

Authorities say a semi tractor trailer jackknifed on Interstate 70 near the Hebron Exit.

It happened just before 12:00 p.m. Wednesday.

Trooper Randy Lewis with the Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol says the semi was westbound on I-70 in the right lane driving in heavy rain.

Lewis says the driver lost control and went off the left side of the road.

He says the semi then struck the median barrier and went...

October 2, 2009 - 5:22am
6 years 47 weeks ago

A semi-truck driver was lucky to escape injury after a crash around 11:15 Thursday night that left his truck in pieces.

According Trooper Brian Neff with the Cambridge Post of the State Highway Patrol, Charles King of Girard was traveling southbound on U.S. 22 near the London Dairy when he failed to negotiate a curve in the road.

The 33-year-old driver went off the road and the semi carrying 40-thousand pounds of grocery style peanut oil struck a utility pole and fence, flipping...

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