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6:57 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Athens County Crash Claims One Life

The State Highway Patrol says an 18-year-old man has been killed in a single vehicle crash in Stewart.

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6:46 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Ohio Soldier Killed In Traffic Accident

Eryk Vencill
Credit whio.com

Funeral services are scheduled today for a U.S. Marine from Ohio who was killed in a crash while on leave.

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7:17 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Holiday Weekend Traffic Fatalities Up Over Last Year

The State Highway Patrol says a dozen people died in traffic crashes during the Fourth of July holiday weekend.

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6:58 am
Tue May 27, 2014

Springfield Cop Hits Pedestrian

The State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian accident involving a Springfield police officer on Sunday.

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11:42 am
Fri May 23, 2014

OHP: Teens Killed In Clark County Crash Were Intoxicated

Credit Dayton Daily News

The State Highway Patrol used DNA testing to learn who was driving a car that crashed in Clark County in March, killing three teenagers.

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7:18 am
Thu May 15, 2014

Former OHP Trooper Reaches Plea Deal In His OVI Case

Jeremy Garner
Credit wikipedia

A former Ohio Highway patrol trooper has been ordered to spend three days in alcohol treatment as part of a plea deal to drunken driving charges.

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7:28 am
Fri April 25, 2014

Two Injured In Helicopter Crash

The State Highway Patrol and federal authorities are searching for the cause of Thursday's crash of a small, privately owned helicopter into a field in Union County.

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7:31 am
Tue March 25, 2014

OHP Trooper Fired For Driving Drunk

The State Highway Patrol trooper charged with causing a crash in the Short North while driving drunk last month is out of work.

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12:36 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

OHP: Speed And Weather Caused Turnpike Crashes

A preliminary investigation into the cause of a series of fatal Ohio Turnpike crashes earlier this month blames drivers' speeds, road conditions and weather. 

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11:54 am
Thu March 13, 2014

Turnpike Crash Victims Identified

The State Highway Patrol has identified the three people killed and the trooper who was injured in Wednesday's chain-reaction crashes on the Ohio Turnpike.

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7:37 am
Thu March 13, 2014

Major Ohio Turnpike Crash Kills Three

Credit Toledo Blade

The State Highway Patrol says three people died Wednesday in crashes involving at least 50 vehicles across a 2-mile section of the eastbound lanes of the Ohio Turnpike between Toledo and Cleveland.

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12:18 pm
Fri January 31, 2014

Chase Ends With Crash Downtown

State Highway Patrol Troopers arrested two teenagers this morning following a high-speed chase that ended near Vine and High Streets in downtown Columbus.

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7:13 am
Tue January 14, 2014

Utility Worker Killed In Madison County

Hayden Tackley Flickr

The State Highway Patrol says a utility worker walking at a Madison County construction site was run over by a truck and died yesterday.

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7:12 am
Fri January 3, 2014

Madison County Crash Claims One Life

The State Highway Patrol is investigating yesterday's fatal crash in Madison County.

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6:57 am
Thu January 2, 2014

2013 Was Record Low Year For Traffic Fatalities

Preliminary State Highway Patrol data shows 2013 was a record low year for the number of traffic fatalities.

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7:16 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

Impaired Driving Arrests Over Holiday Increase, Fatalities Decrease

The Ohio State Highway Patrol says the Thanksgiving holiday in Ohio was slightly more dangerous this year than last. 

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11:35 am
Tue November 26, 2013

Crash Injures OHP Sergeant, Motorist

The State Highway Patrol says a trooper at the scene of an accident on I-70 near Springfield was struck by a passing vehicle early this morning.

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12:33 pm
Fri November 15, 2013

Traffic Fatalities Down This Year

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says more than 8 hundred hundred people have died in crashes on Ohio roads so far this year, a decline of roughly 3 hundred from last year.

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7:31 am
Fri September 20, 2013

OHP Finds Car Suspected In Death Of Bicyclist

The State Highway Patrol has found the vehicle suspected of striking and killing a St. Francis DeSales High School teacher on Sunday.

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7:03 am
Fri September 6, 2013

Bicyclist Killed In Marysville

The State Highway Patrol is investigating Thursday's death of a bicyclist who was struck by a vehicle and killed in Marysville.

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