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 [...]
Murder-Suicide Suspected In 2 Union County Deaths
OSTRANDER, Ohio (AP) – Authorities in central Ohio are investigating a suspected murder-suicide.
Authorities in Union County northwest of Columbus say a man fatally shot his estranged wife and killed himself after a standoff with officers Friday night.
Coroner David Applegate identified the two on Saturday as 51-year-old Diana Flagg and her husband, 58-year old Jerry Flagg Sr.
Sheriff Jamie Patton and deputies worked through the night investigating the scene outside Ostrander.
A passer-by reported seeing a woman’s body lying in a ditch late Friday afternoon and called 911.
The standoff began as officers arrived at the scene.