2 Men Dead After 2 Separate Accidents

Local News

The Zanesville Post of the Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating two separate accidents that left two men dead.

According to a press release, the first accident was reported at 2:52am this morning when Chad Roach, a 27 year old out of Plain Dealing, Louisiana was driving his motorcycle Northbound on CR 2 when he traveled off the right side of the road and struck a ditch. Roach then drove across Plantation Drive and struck another ditch, causing the motorcycle to overturn-ejecting roach and killing him.

Just over an hour later, another accident was reported at 4:03am early Saturday morning… When 18 year old Nicholas Warner of Zanesville was driving his SUV Eastbound on US 22 when he drove across the Westbound lanes and off the road, striking an embankment then a tree and killing him.

Both of the accidents remain under investigation.