A coalition of Syrian opposition groups has confirmed its choice for a new army chief after the former military leader refused to step down.Full Story >
Syrian government forces seized a town from rebels near the Lebanese border on Saturday, their latest attempt to cut off opposition fighters' fluid supply lines, state media and activists said.Full Story >
Saturday, March 8 2014 9:15 AM EST2014-03-08 14:15:16 GMT
Olympic bronze medalist Nick Goepper. File photo
Nick Goepper's hometown of Lawrenceburg, Ind. and Perfect North Slopes are hosting a parade and celebration for the 2014 Winter Olympic bronze medalist on Saturday. The parade starts at 10:30 a.m. on WalnutFull Story >
Nick Goepper's hometown of Lawrenceburg, Ind. and Perfect North Slopes are hosting a parade and celebration for the 2014 Winter Olympic bronze medalist on Saturday.Full Story >
A Carroll County man has been arrested and charged with the murder of his two year old son.Full Story >
FULTON COUNTY, OH (Toledo News Now) -
A multiple-vehicle accident closed the Ohio Turnpike in both directions Thursday around 10:30 a.m. near milepost 32 in Fulton County. All lanes have been reopened.
According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, John Adams, 62, of Kelseyville, CA, was driving a semi truck eastbound on the Ohio Turnpike when he lost control and drove off the left side of the roadway, crossing through the median and overturning. The semi truck continued in the westbound lanes, striking a semi truck driven by Joshua Shontz, 22, of Oil City, PA, and a Chevrolet HHR driven by Vance McCrumb, 70, of Milan, MI. The Ohio Turnpike accident/incident team said Shontz saw the accident happening but couldn't do anything to stop, so he jumped to the other side of his cab and ducked down.
After impact, Adams' and McCrumb's vehicles left the north side of the roadway and came to rest in the ditch. The trailers of Adams and Shontz remained on the roadway blocking the westbound lanes.
Adams' truck was hauling general freight. Shontz' truck was hauling lumber. Both spilled their loads onto the roadway. According to Toledo News Now's Nicole Collier, one truck was full of audio/visual equipment labeled "Swedish House Mafia, San Francisco, CA." They were making the trip from Chicago to their next venue in Toronto.
No hazmat crews were called to the scene because no fuel spilled.
The Jaws of Life were used to extricate Adams and McCrumb. Workers said it took a very long time to get out McCrumb. They were both taken to Toledo hospitals by air ambulance.
OSHP says Adams and McCrumb both have non-life-threatening injuries. Shontz was able to free himself without assistance and also has non-life-threatening injuries. According to OSHP, McCrumb and Shontz were wearing their seatbelts at the time of the crash. However, seatbelt use for Adams is unknown.
Traffic was at a standstill. According to OSHP dispatcher, eastbound and westbound lanes of the Turnpike closed between SR 108 and SR 66 after the crash. The accident happened near milepost 32, two miles west of Wauseon. All westbound traffic was diverted off of the Wauseon Interchange at exit 34. The westbound lanes of the Ohio Turnpike were closed for approximately three hours.
Tuesday, April 20 2010 11:21 PM EDT2010-04-21 03:21:00 GMT
31 people are in trouble with the law after a three day prostitution sting in Richmond. Police told NBC12 they targeted specific areas where residents and business owners complained about the illegal activity.Full Story >
Friday, March 7 2014 8:01 PM EST2014-03-08 01:01:45 GMT
Police say that one person is dead following a shooting in Over the Rhine on Friday afternoon. The shooting happened around 5 p.m. Friday on Hamer Street. Little information is known at this time.Full Story >
Police say that a 22-year-old man was shot and killed in Over the Rhine while fixing his car on Friday evening. Full Story >
Friday, March 7 2014 3:59 PM EST2014-03-07 20:59:17 GMT
A local marine is dead after a shooting in southern California on Sunday evening. Police say that 26-year-old Steven Kohus, of Morrow, Ohio, was pronounced dead at the scene in Twentynine Palms, Calif. OfficersFull Story >
A local Marine is dead after a shooting in southern California on Sunday evening. Police say that 26-year-old Steven Kohus, of Morrow, Ohio, was pronounced dead at the scene in Twentynine Palms, Calif.Full Story >
Malaysia Airlines says it has lost contact with a plane carrying 227 passengers and 12 crew on route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.Full Story >
A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 carrying 239 people lost contact over the South China Sea early Saturday morning on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, and international aviation authorities still hadn't located...Full Story >
China's foreign minister sounded a note of defiance to the country's neighbors Saturday over rival territorial claims, and said good relations with Washington depend on mutual respect.Full Story >
China will never make concessions in territorial disputes with its neighbors, while good relations with the U.S. depend on Washington respecting Beijing's sovereignty claims, Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Saturday.Full Story >
Thursday, February 3 2011 5:19 PM EST2011-02-03 22:19:13 GMT
New details have been released on a large drug sweep in Pierce Township, Clermont County. On Wednesday, a total of 17 people were indicted by a grand jury on 46 charges related to trafficking in drugs.Full Story >