Patrol reports fewer deaths over Thanksgiving weekend from crashes

Provisional numbers released today by the Ohio State Highway Patrol show fewer motorists were killed on Ohio’s roadways during the 2016 Thanksgiving Holiday than in recent years. Seven people were killed during the five day reporting period, from Wednesday, November 23, until Sunday, November 27. This is a decrease from the past three years when […]

LaRue man killed in weekend crash

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Saturday, October 22, 2016.  The crash occurred on State Route 309 near Holland Road in Marion Township at approximately 6:00pm. A 1995 Chevy S10 was operated by Vernon Mount, 53, of LaRue, Ohio. Mount was traveling […]

Single engine plane crashed in Crawford County

Troopers from the Bucyrus Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are currently investigating a single engine fixed wing airplane crash. At approximately 5 :49 PM the Bucyrus Post received a call of an aircraft on its top in a tilled field on Marion Melmore Road between Benton Road and Brokensword Road. Troopers determined that […]

Marion man killed Monday morning in motorcycle crash

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Monday, August 22, 2016.  A call was received at 5:06am that lines were down on Mount Olive Agosta Road at Deadwood Road in Green Camp Township. Investigators said that a 1976 self-assembled motorcycle operated by Paul […]

One killed, one seriously injured in Wednesday crash in Marion County

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at approximately 2:15 p.m. on State Route 529 near Salem Road in Richland Township. The crash involved a 2000 white Chevrolet 1500 driven by Ike Stephens Jr., 54, of Ashley, Ohio and […]

Troopers investigating serious injury crash in Marion County

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a serious injury crash that occurred on Saturday, August 13, 2016, at approximately 12:55 p.m. on Martel Road, between the intersections of State Route 309 and Linn Hipsher Road in Tully Township. The crash involved a 2000 self-assembled motorcycle driven by Lance […]

Two seriously injured in motorcycle crash

Troopers from the Marion Post are investigating a serious injury crash that occurred on Saturday, July 23, 2016 at approximately 10:10pm on White Oaks Road near the intersection of State Route 4 in Marion County. The crash involved a maroon 2007 Harley Davidson motorcycle, driven by Timothy W. Steck, 52, of Delaware, Ohio. Steck had […]

Man killed in Friday crash

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Friday, July 8, 2016, at approximately 10:20 a.m. on Center Street between the intersections of Lincoln Avenue and Reed Avenue in the City of Marion. The crash involved a 2002 blue Dodge Dakota pick-up driven by […]

Patrol investigating crash at intersection where signals not working due to power outage

Troopers from the Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a serious injury crash that occurred on Monday, June 27, 2016 at 2:48 pm on State Route 309 at State Route 98 in Marion County. The crash involved a brown 2014 Chevrolet Sonic driven by Shawna Moore, age 24, of Marion, and […]

Marion crash kills one, sends six more to hospital

The Marion Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a three vehicle fatal crash that occurred on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at approximately 7:00 P.M. The crash, which occurred on State Route 309 at County Road 162 in Marion Township, killed one man and injured six more. The Patrol said that a 2015 […]