Authorities Believe Alcohol to be a Factor in Coshocton Co. Accident

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The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office believes alcohol is a factor in a crash Sunday.

The Sheriff’s Office said that they were called to the 41000 block of County Road 296 in Virginia Township for a single vehicle in a ditch just off the roadway.

When deputies arrived they found 26-year-old Ryan J. Frew of Conesville had lost control of the vehicle going off the left side of the roadway and struck a culvert. The vehicle then went airborne before coming to rest in the ditch along the road.

Frew was treated and released at the scene by emergency squad.

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