Newark Man Dies in 3 Vehicle Accident

Local News

The State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident in Licking county that involved three vehicles..

It happened just after 6:30 a.m. Tuesday on State Route 37 in Granville Township.

Authorties say 50-year-old Scott Engel of Newark was headed West on 37 between State Route 16 and Raccoon Valley Road when he went left of center.

The Patrol reports that Engel’s vehicle then sideswiped a pick up truck and then hit a semi head on.

Engle was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities say he was not wearing a seatbelt