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11:43 am
Fri June 28, 2013

OHP Releases Wrong-Way Crash Study

A State Highway Patrol analysis of wrong-way crashes since 2011 concludes they occur less frequently than other types of wrecks, but tend to be more severe and almost always involve multiple vehicles.

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12:24 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

Hit-And-Run Crash Kills Two

The State Highway Patrol is looking for a suspect in a fatal hit-and-run crash last night in Pike County.

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6:52 am
Thu June 20, 2013

Man Killed In Madison County Wreck

The State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal two vehicle crash that happened in Madison County Wednesday.

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6:47 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Paraglider Crashes In Madison County

The State Highway Patrol is investigating last night's crash of a paraglider in Madison county.

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6:58 am
Fri May 31, 2013

Sentence Change For Trooper's Killer

A Central Ohio man convicted of killing a State Highway Patrol Trooper will be moved off death row.

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12:55 pm
Thu May 23, 2013

Licking County Crash Victims Identified

The State Highway Patrol has identified the man who was killed overnight in a chain-reaction crash involving three tractor-trailers and a pickup truck on eastbound Interstate 70 between state Routes 310 and 158 in Licking County.

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7:13 am
Thu May 23, 2013

Fatal Crash Closes Portion of I-70

One man was killed overnight in a chain-reaction crash involving three tractor-trailer trucks and a pickup truck on Interstate 70 in Licking County.

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12:24 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Fog Causes I-70 Pileup

The State Highway Patrol says as many as 20 vehicles crashed early this morning in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 near the Route 41 exit east of Springfield.

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8:29 pm
Tue April 16, 2013

Stepped Up Security At Races And Other Events

The Boston Marathon bombings are prompting one of Ohio's top cops to order beefed-up security at some big public events. Colonel John Born heads the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

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9:20 am
Tue March 12, 2013

Alcohol Possible Factor In Plane Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating last night's small plane crash in Miami Township that injured two people.

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6:46 am
Fri March 8, 2013

Drunken Driving Arrests Increase

The State Highway Patrol says troopers made 3 percent more arrests for drunken driving last year than they did in 2011.

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7:00 am
Tue February 12, 2013

Fatal Crash Under Investigation

The State Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of Monday's fatal crash in Marion.

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6:41 am
Fri February 8, 2013

OHP Boosting Staffing Levels

The State Highway Patrol today graduates the first of two overlapping classes of cadets in a move expected to increase the patrol's personnel.

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8:48 am
Tue January 22, 2013

Highway Accidents Claim One Life

The State Highway Patrol says a pileup on I 275 near Cincinnati involving at least 86 vehicles Monday left a 12-year-old girl dead.

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12:41 pm
Thu December 27, 2012

Holiday Traffic Deaths

The State Highway Patrol says five people were killed in crashes between early Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Three of the five deaths were attributed to impaired driving.

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8:54 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Lawmakers Receive Threatening Letters

The State Highway Patrol is investigating threatening letters sent to six Republican Ohio House members in September.

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7:46 am
Tue December 4, 2012

State Boosting OMVI-related Probes

Ohio is beefing up its investigations into the source of drugs or alcohol suspected of being the cause of serious or fatal wrecks.

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7:53 am
Tue November 27, 2012

Holiday Traffic Deaths Decline

The State Highway Patrol says preliminary estimates show 11 people were killed on Ohio roadways over the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend.

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12:23 pm
Tue November 20, 2012

OHP Busts Fake ID Ring

State Highway Patrol troopers say three undocumented workers have been arrested for running a fake ID ring in Columbus.

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9:57 am
Thu September 27, 2012

Three Law Enforcement Officers Plead Not Guilty In Man's Death

Two Delaware County sheriff's deputies and a State Highway Patrol trooper have pleaded not guilty to charges that they improperly dealt with an intoxicated man who was later hit and killed by a car.

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