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 [...]
Indiana Man Indicted For Dumping Waste In Columbus
A Franklin County grand jury has indicted an Indiana man on charges of illegally dumping more than 20,000 cubic yards of waste in Southwest Columbus.
Police say Richard Fintak used a secluded area just off Harrisburg Pike to dump massive amounts of trash, construction debris and other materials.Â The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio estimates it will take about $300,000 to clean up the site.
Fintak was arrested in Indiana and transported back to Columbus. The charges carry up to four years in prison and $75,000 in fines.