Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
Funerals set for Ohio guardsmen killed by homemade bombs
Funeral arrangements are set for two Ohio national guardsmen killed in Iraq when a homemade bomb exploded near their Humvee.
The funeral for Specialist Ryan Martin of Mount Vernon was this morning at the Loudonville United Methodist Church.
A funeral Mass for Lieutenant Charles Wilkins the Third of Columbus is scheduled tomorrow morning at St. Thomas Moore Catholic Church on the Ohio State Campus.
Both were assigned to the 216th engineering Battalion. They were killed August 20th near Samarra, Iraq.
Two other Ohio soldiers were wounded in the explosion: Specialist Terry Dean of Hillsboro and Specialist John Rardin Junior of Chillicothe.
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