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 [...]
Storm forces second day of closures
For a second day, a winter storm of snow, sleet and freezing rain has forced a near shut-down of non-essential Central Ohio services and businesses.
Columbus and Suburban school districts have cancelled classes for the day. Ohio State University has closed its Columbus campus. Many businesses and government offices urge their employees to stay home today.
The storm is blamed for at least one death. Authorities say a Cincinnati area girl was killed when an ice-covered tree branch fell on her.