Monday, September 21, 2009

High School Senior in Fatal Auto Accident

High School Senior, Tabitha Stanton, was involved in a fatal car accident this past weekend. Riding home with fellow volleyball team members from a tournament that day Stanton was one of three people in the car that was sideswiped when a pick-up truck lost control and hit her vehicle. The collision caused Stanton’s vehicle to overturn and eject all three people in the car. Stanton was transported to Sparrow hospital where she was pronounced dead about an hour after arrival.

ATV Accident

12-year-old Hunter Stipes is in the hospital after sustaining injuries in a head-on ATV accident. According to the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office, Stipes was riding an ATV on a dirt path when his four-wheeler collided with an ATV driven by 16-year-old Tony Brillhart when the two boys came around a blind spot. Stipes was taken to Coshocton County Hospital and later transported by Med Flight to Akron Children’s Hospital.