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Police: Alcohol, Drugs Likely Not Factors In Deadly Crash

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6, 2012

Authorities near Dayton say they do not think drugs or alcohol played a role in a weekend crash that killed three high school students and injured three others.

State Trooper, Police Officer Injured In First Lady Motorcade

The state trooper and Genoa Township police officer were injured when their motorcycles collided while escorting First lady Michelle Obama from a campaign event in Delaware.
October 16, 2012

The two were injured when their motorcycles collided Monday afternoon while escorting First Lady Michelle Obama from a campaign stop in Delaware.

Columbus Police Officer Killed In Madison County Crash

The State Highway Patrol says 53-year-old Marcia Frederick of the Columbus Police Department was pronounced dead Tuesday at the scene of the crash in Madison County.
September 19, 2012

The State Highway Patrol says 53-year-old Marcia Frederick was pronounced dead Tuesday at the scene of the crash near West Jefferson.

Gov. Kasich OK After Car Crash, Twists In The Story

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Gov. John Kasich
25, 2012

Gov. John Kasich and some of his staff were involved in a car crash on a Columbus freeway yesterday. But that’s not the most unusual thing about this story.

Five Dead in I-70 Head-On Collision

9, 2010

One lane of Interstate 70 eastbound near Zanesville has re-opened following a fatal crash Wednesday afternoon.

Crash Closes West Outerbelt

16, 2008

A multiple vehicle accident on I-270 northbound just before Roberts Road has claimed the life of one person and closed the busy highway for the morning commute.

Outerbelt Reopens After Fatal Crash

16, 2008

I-270 northbound on the west side of Columbus has reopened after being shut down for 6 hours because of a fatal accident.

Two killed in plane crash near Rickenbacker Airport

5, 2007

The Pickaway County sheriff’s office identified two men late Wednesday afternoon who died in an early morning crash near Rickenbacker Airport.

Helicopter pilots: pilots, reporters, or photographers?

30, 2007

Friday’s fatal news helicopter crash has newsrooms and other agencies around the country looking at their own policies. WOSU takes a look at the policies of the Columbus Police Helicopter Unit and two local TV stations.

Crash Predictor To Help Highway Safety

22, 2006

A new tool makes it possible for drivers and troopers to calculate where the trouble spots will be on this holiday travel weekend.