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The Ohio House has approved a measure renaming a portion of Interstate 70 in Clark County in honor of a fallen state highway patrol trooper. 

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A former Ohio Highway Patrol trooper has pleaded guilty to violating the civil rights of female motorists by forcing them into sexual acts in exchange for dropping traffic charges from 2006 through October of last year.

The Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating last night's fatal crash on I-70 in Licking County.

The State Highway Patrol is investigating why a Delaware man took his own life after fleeing from a traffic stop. 

The State Highway Patrol says the number of fatal traffic crashes over the Labor Day weekend declined from the same time last year.

ONG Captain Killed In Freeway Accident

Sep 2, 2014

Funeral services are being held today for an Ohio National Guard member who was struck by a vehicle and killed while changing a flat tire on the side of I-77 south of I-70 in Licking County on Friday.

Marion County Crash Claims One Life

Aug 7, 2014

The State Highway Patrol says the driver of a car was killed Wednesday afternoon when he collided with a dump truck at an intersection in Marion County's Tully Township.

Athens County Crash Claims One Life

Jul 22, 2014

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


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

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

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

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.


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.

Two Injured In Helicopter Crash

Apr 25, 2014

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.

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

OHP: Speed And Weather Caused Turnpike Crashes

Mar 21, 2014

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

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.

Major Ohio Turnpike Crash Kills Three

Mar 13, 2014
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.

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