Stories tagged with: State Route 16

May 8, 2015 - 7:55pm
1 year 2 weeks ago

The State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident that occurred Friday in Licking County.

It happened shortly after 3:00 p.m. on State Route 16 in Granville Township.  According to the patrol, James B. Loats, 46, of Granville was traveling eastbound on State Route 16 in a 2003 Ford Taurus.  His vehicle then traveled left of center and struck a 2014 Mack truck driven by 57-year-old David C. Edwards of Somerset.

Edwards was uninjured, but Loats was pronounced...

May 6, 2015 - 4:33pm
1 year 3 weeks ago

The Ohio Department of Transportation announced  that work is scheduled to begin Thursday  on State Route 16 in Muskingum County.

Officials say the road will be restricted to one lane in each direction to begin building a new crossover.  Motorists will experience minor delays.

The work is in preparation for the resurfacing job that will begin Monday, May 11th.

The road will be resurfaced from the Licking County line to east of Old Riley Road.


February 21, 2014 - 8:10am
2 years 13 weeks ago

Motorists can expect high water to slow down their commute. 

The Ohio Department of Transportation announced Friday that State Route 16 is restricted near the Coshocton/Muskingum County line due to high water. 

ODOT said motorists should expect delays through this area.

 They are also reporting high water in the McConnelsville area. State Route 78 is closed in both directions between Bear Run Road and Grove Church Road due to the high water. 


January 4, 2014 - 5:19pm
2 years 20 weeks ago

According to the Coshocton County Sherriff's Department three people were injured following an accident that took place Friday evening.

At approximately 5:40 p.m. the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office received a call in reference to a accident on State Route 16 near Township RD. 347. Once on the scene deputies found that a vehicle operated by 55-year-old Dennis Seifert was stopped in traffic when he was struck from behind by another vehicle.

The driver of the...

October 17, 2011 - 9:43pm
4 years 31 weeks ago

The Licking County Sheriff's Office is investigating a triple-shooting in Pataskala that left two men dead and a woman fighting for her life.

The shooting shutdown State Route 16 just east of Watkins Road. According to the Sheriff's Office, deputies were called to the scene around 4:45 p.m. and two men were found dead in the vehicle. A woman was found lying along the roadway and is currently undergoing surgery for her injuries.

Authorities say, based on witness statements,...

October 6, 2011 - 11:57pm
4 years 33 weeks ago

One person is dead after a crash closed the westbound lanes of State Route 16.

The accident happened on Thursday around 8:30 PM, just west of State Route 146 in Hanover Township.  The State Highway Patrol, Hanover Township EMS and the Licking County Sheriff's Office responded to the call.

"There was a gray Dodge Durango heading westbound in the right lane, and a homemade trike, which is a three wheel motorcycle, was also traveling westbound," said State...

October 6, 2011 - 9:26pm
4 years 33 weeks ago

A fatal crash has closed the westbound lanes of State Route 16,  just west of State Route 146 in Hanover Township.

The crash occurred shortly before 8:30 p.m.

All traffic was diverted off the highway. According to the State Highway Patrol, the driver of a three-wheeled-motorcycle was traveling westbound when he struck the back of a Dodge Durango.

The impact sent the Durango down an embankment, where it turned onto its side.

An adult and two children in the...

May 4, 2011 - 5:30am
5 years 3 weeks ago

One roadway in our area is experiencing high water.

According to water is over the roadway at State Route 16 in Adams Mills going in both directions.

The Ohio Department of Transportation's Ray Dailey said the roadway is not closed but travel is restricted. The advisory runs until 4p.m. Wednesday.

July 12, 2010 - 5:25pm
5 years 45 weeks ago

An accident on State Route 16 in Hanover Township closed down Eastbound lanes for almost two hours.

State Highway Patrol Trooper Mike Epler says Joseph Brown from Canal Winchester was traveling West on State Route 16 when his front left tire blew out causing him to cross the median and both Eastbound lanes. The company truck he was driving came to rest off the side of the road.

Madison Township Fire Department was the first responder and had to close lanes due to potentially...

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