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 […]

Five injured in weekend Marion County crash

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a serious injury crash that occurred on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 1 :01 pm on State Route 98 at County Road 26 (Marseilles-Galion Road) in Marion County. The crash involved a red 1997 Ford Taurus driven by Stanley Hunt, age 28, […]

Four sent to Columbus hospitals in weekend crash

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a serious injury crash that occurred on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 12:45pm on State Route 309 at Marion-Williamsport Road in Marion County. The crash involved a blue 2000 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Elisha R. Cottrill, age 30, of Marion, a Silver […]

One killed, several more injured in Marion County crash

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 4:25 pm on State Route 4 at County Road 106 in Marion County. The crash involved a blue 2005 Volkswagen Golf driven by Shane M. Deyo, age 26, of Rushylvania, Ohio […]

Marion man killed in motorcycle crash, Patrol suspects hit-skip

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating the circumstances involving a fatal crash that occurred on Thursday, August 10, 2017, at approximately 4:45am on State Route 203 at the intersection of State Route 95 in Marion County. The Patrol said a 2008 Kawasaki motorcycle, driven by Jacob R. Cannon, 20, of Marion, was southbound on […]

Child struck by car in Marion County

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a “serious injury pedestrian crash” that occurred on Monday, July 31, 2017. The Marion Post received a call at 7:33 pm of a motor vehicle and pedestrian crash that had occurred on Marion Cardington Road East, west of Oakdale Drive. The Patrol […]

Marion woman killed in early morning crash, two children injured

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are currently investigating a fatal crash on Pole Lane Road, just north of Likens Road, that occurred on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. The call reporting the crash was received at 1:41 am. The Patrol said that a 2002 Hyundai XG350 driven by Kathryn M. […]

Powell woman killed in motorcycle crash in Marion

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal crash that occurred Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 9:04 PM on State Route 98 near milepost 15 in Scott Township, Marion County. The crash involved a 2017 Harley Davidson driven by Paul W. Hollinger, age 50. Investigators said Mr. Hollinger […]

Two killed when motorcycle collided with truck

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal crash that occurred Friday, June 2, 2017 at 4:38 PM in the intersection of State Route 98 and Patton Pike in Claridon Township, Marion County. The crash involved a 2001 Dodge Ram truck driven by David Beatty, age 83, of […]