Two Killed in Licking Co. Accident

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The Licking County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of those killed in an accident on US 40 west on Wednesday.

The victims are identified as 27-year-old Justin Crawford of Pataskala and 33-year-old Timothy Moore of Reynoldsburg.

The sheriff office said that both were alone in their vehicles when it appears that one of those vehicles crossed the center line resulting in a head on collision on US 40 west of Route 37.

US 40 was closed while the accident was investigated but has since reopened.

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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.