Two seriously injured in dirt bike/ATV collision

The Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a serious injury crash that occurred at approximately 2:55am on June 9, 2018, on Owens Road at the intersection of Dunbar Road in Pleasant Township, Marion County. According to the Patrol, Lance Fisher, 33, of Marion, was riding a 1996 Honda XR250R dirt bike […]

Man killed in head on crash with farm tractor

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Monday, May 7, 2018 at 6:42pm on County Road 166 near County Road 172 in Marion County. The crash involved a white 2008 Honda Civic driven by DJ McClenathan, age 26, of Edison, and a Case […]

Woman killed when bicycle struck by truck near Green Camp

The Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol says a woman was killed on Thursday evening when her bicycle was struck by a truck near Green Camp. The Patrol said the fatal crash occurred on State Route 739 near at milepost 2 west of the Village of Green Camp at approximately 9:32pm on Thursday, […]

Marion man killed in single car crash in Bucyrus

The Bucyrus Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal car crash that occurred at approximately 1:22pm on Friday, April 27, 2018 in Bucyrus on North Sandusky Avenue, just south of U.S. 30. According to the Patrol, the driver, Travis E. Blakeman, 37, of Marion, was traveling southbound on Sandusky Avenue while […]

Four injured in four vehicle crash at Barks Road and State Route 4

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a serious injury crash that occurred at approximately 7:58 A.M. on April 18, 2018 at the intersection of State Route 4 and Barks Road in Marion County. The Patrol said the crash involved a 2004 Honda Civic driven by Paul M. D. […]

Troopers investigating Wednesday evening serious injury crash

The Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a serious injury crash that occurred on US 23 at Bethlehem Road at approximately 10:45pm Wednesday, March 21, 2018. The Patrol said that Stephen Dixon, 36, of Dearborn, Michigan, was driving southbound on US 23 approaching the intersection of Bethlehem Road in a 2009 […]

Troopers seek witnesses to serious crash on Sunday

The Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol responded to a serious injury crash that occurred at 10:05 pm on March 11, 2018 on US 23 near milepost 7 (north of the rest area) in Marion Township. According to the Patrol, a 2005 Chevrolet Express passenger van driven by Becky L. Porter, 54, of […]

Sunday crash claims life of Marion man

The Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on State Route 309 at Marion Williamsport Road around 9:38am on Sunday, March 4, 2018. According to the Patrol, Tara M. Baker, 45, of Upper Sandusky, was driving southbound on Marion Williamsport Road approaching State Route 309 in a […]

Marion crash claims the life of a Kansas man

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are currently investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Wednesday, January 17, 2018, at approximately 6:10 a.m. on State Route 423 north of Newmans-Cardington Road in Pleasant Township. According to the Patrol, a 2017 GMC Acadia driven by Sheri Morrow, 53, of Marion, Ohio […]

Fewer traffic fatalities occur during 2017 Christmas and New Year’s

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is reporting preliminary traffic fatality data from the 2017 Christmas and 2018 New Year reporting periods. During the 2017 Christmas reporting period, beginning December 22 and ending December 25, five crashes resulted in five fatalities. This is a significant decrease from the 2016 Christmas reporting period when 14 individuals lost […]