Minor Injuries in Coshocton Co. Accident

Local News

A West Lafayette man suffers only minor injuries in a Tuesday afternoon accident.

The State Highway Patrol says the two vehicle crash took place at the intersections of State Routes 16 and 83 near Oden Valley around 1pm.

Troopers report taht 23-year-old Corey Brandon of Newcomerstown was traveling west on State Route 16 and was stopped to turn into a driveway when his vehicle was struck by 19-year-old Mark Tidwell Jr of West Lafayette.

Brandon and his passenger 50-year-old Ricky McMullen weren’t injured.

Tidwell Junior sustained minor injuries and was taken to Coshocton Memorial Hospital.

His passenger 17-year-old Matthew Tidwell wasn’t injured.

Mark Tidwell was cited with improper passing.

Nichole Hannahs
Nichole is WHIZ’s News Director/Anchor. She joined the WHIZ family while attending high school at Bishop Rosecrans, before taking a full-time position in 2005. Nichole is no stranger to the area. She grew up in Corning, Ohio and and graduated from Waynesburg College, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications emphasizing in Sports Broadcasting/Sports Information and Journalism.When not at work Nichole enjoys watching St. Louis Blues hockey, enjoying time with family, spending time outdoors and reading.If Nichole wasn't in broadcasting she'd probably have become a teacher.Nichole is married to a fellow sports fan Brandon. They have two sons Cameron and Xavier.