Stories tagged with: state route 60

December 17, 2012 - 12:49pm
2 years 42 weeks ago

Multiple people were sent to the hospital Monday morning, as the result of a three-vehicle accident.

The Zanesville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol said it happened around 8:30 Monday morning on State Route 60 North in the area of McGlade School Road. Trooper Mike Forshey said a blue pickup truck and a tan SUV were headed southbound, while a green SUV was heading north.

"The green SUV lost control, in the area behind where the lower fire...

July 10, 2012 - 5:54pm
3 years 13 weeks ago

A woman was taken to the hospital after crashing into a power pole Tuesday afternoon.

Muskingum County Sheriff's Lieutenant Mike LeCocq told WHIZ News that the Sheriff's Office received numerous calls about an elderly woman driving erratic while traveling northbound on Maple Avenue. 

About 5 minutes later, it was reported that the woman went left of center and crashed head-on into a power pole near the intersection of State Route 60 and Olde Falls Road.

LeCocq said the...

June 11, 2012 - 5:19pm
3 years 17 weeks ago

A Monday afternoon accident shut down part of State Route 60.

Zanesville Police Patrolman Scott Blanton said a Subaru pulled out of a driveway on State Route 60 near the intersection of Marietta Street and into the path of a red pick-up.

The pick-up truck then hit the side of a semi truck traveling in the opposite direction rupturing part of the fuel tank, causing diesel fuel to spill out onto the roadway.

Blanton said a portion of route 60 was closed for about an hour...

April 19, 2012 - 9:10pm
3 years 25 weeks ago

State Route 60 was shut down for almost an hour-and-a-half Thursday night following a crash shortly after 7 p.m

The accident occurred in Wayne Township between Lawhead Lane and Pauls Lane.

"We had a red Explorer that was northbound on State Route 60, had a Buick that was attempting to pull out of the driveway here on 60, the Buick failed-to-yield, pulled out in the path of the Explorer, as they collided it sent the Explorer to the oncoming lanes," says Trooper...

April 13, 2012 - 7:07pm
3 years 26 weeks ago

An injury accident involving a motorcycle sent two people to the hospital late Friday afternoon.

Trooper Bill Duerson of the State Highway Patrol tells WHIZ that 52-year-old John Briggs was traveling south-bound on his Honda Goldwing motorcycle on State Route 60 collided with a white Saturn L300 driven by 18-year-old Joshua Sheets, who was trying to turn left onto Route 719.

Both the driver of the motorcycle and the driver of the car were taken to Genesis Good...

March 12, 2012 - 4:28pm
3 years 30 weeks ago

The Ohio Highway Patrol is still looking for witnesses of a fatal accident last month.

It happened on February 20th just north of McGlade School Road on State Route 60.  Trooper Jeff Fowler said a motorcycle and a pick-up truck hauling a trailer were traveling northbound.  When the pick-up slowed down to make a left turn into a private driveway, the motorcycle attempted to pass the truck, and they collided.

A passenger on the motorcycle, 20-year-old Luka Smith of...

February 20, 2012 - 5:47pm
3 years 33 weeks ago

One person is dead after an accident near the Muskingum County Speedway on Monday afternoon.

It happened around 1 p.m. just north of McGlade School Road on State Route 60.  Sergeant Chuck Merryman said the State Highway Patrol and Falls Township Fire Department responded to the call.  He said a motorcycle and a pick-up truck hauling a trailer were traveling northbound.

"The pick-up slowed down to make a left-hand turn into a private drive, and as he proceeded to...

October 20, 2011 - 6:21pm
3 years 51 weeks ago

A rollover accident near Dresden sent one person to the hospital on Thursday.

State Highway Patrol Trooper Leroy Bethel said it happened around 1 PM on State Route 60 just north of State Route 16. The Dresden Volunteer Fire Department also responded to the call.

"He drove off the right side of the roadway, struck the embankment and rolled over in the ditch," said Bethel.

The driver of the SUV was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital in Zanesville. His injuries are...

September 13, 2011 - 12:32pm
4 years 4 weeks ago

A three-vehicle accident sends one person to the hospital.

The accident occurred around 9:30 a.m. on State Route 60 in Washington Township. According to State Trooper Leroy Bethel, the driver of a Ford Mustang will be cited for left of center.

"Pamela Withrow was northbound on State Route 60, mile post one, Coshocton County failed to negotiate a curve driving left of center striking two vehicles," said Bethel. 

Bethel says Withrow was sent to Good Samaritan...

September 6, 2011 - 1:31pm
4 years 5 weeks ago

You might not have seen any construction on State Route 60 in Muskingum County over the holiday weekend, but the project will resume next week.

Ohio Department of Transportation District 5 Deputy Director Joe Rutherford said contractors will begin working on side streets that intersect the roadway on Monday.  He said resurfacing of Maple Avenue should start on September 19th and finish by October 31st.

"Asphalt resurfacing is a weather sensitive activity, so we'll see...

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