WOSU News Archives For: January 3, 2012

Ohio Traffic Deaths Rise This New Year’s

Ohio Highway Patrol
Ohio Highway Patrol Troopers say the number of holiday traffic fatalities rose in 2011.
January 3, 2012

The State Highway Patrol says it was a deadlier New Year’s weekend on Ohio roads.

An Airplane Skids Off Runway in Youngstown

3, 2012

A Youngstown airport says a plane that arrived from Florida with up to 150 people on board skidded off a runway and got stuck in grass.

Snowfall Across Ohio Caused Many Accidents

Snow fall in Jefferson, Ohio _01_03_12
Snow falls in Jefferson, Ohio
January 3, 2012

More snow is expected in Ohio, where a storm has left up to 10 inches on the ground and contributed to a highway pileup involving as many as 20 vehicles.

Vigil Held At Burned Out Home Where 3 Died

90 Wisconsin Avenue site of fatal fire
Makeshift memorial at 90 Wisconsin Avenue where two adults and a child died in a Christmas Eve fire.
3, 2012

Relatives and friends have held candles in the cold outside the Ohio house where three people died in a Christmas Eve fire.

What Three Words Describe Your Feelings About 2012?

3, 2012

It’s a new year, a new start. What three words describe your feelings about the new year?