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 [...]
Westerville Police Shoot, Kill Driver
Police in north Columbus suburb of Westerville say an officer fatally shot a motorist who pulled a gun during an overnight traffic stop.
Westerville police Chief Joe Morbitzer said it happened at about 1:15 a.m. Monday when an officer pulled over a car on Polaris Parkway. Morbitzer said the driver exited the vehicle with a gun and was shot multiple times by the officer.
The man died later at a hospital. His name hasn’t been released.
The woman passenger in the car was not injured, and there were no officers hurt.