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 [...]
First Anniversary of $1.2 Billion Hurricane Ike Damage
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One year ago today, Hurricane Ike swept across Ohio, leaving behind more than $1.2 billion in damage.
Ohio Insurance Department spokesman Jarrett Dunbar says Hurricane Ike was likely one of Ohio’s biggest disasters in terms of insurance claims.
Ohio homeowners filed an estimated 220,000 insurance claims after Ike. Dunbar says the state insurance department received 281 complaints about the handling of those claims, most involving insurance company refusals to replace roofs.