|Local Briefs: 06-28-13|
|Written by Sentinel-Tribune Staff|
|Friday, 28 June 2013 09:17|
Second crash on I-75 Thursday
A car and tractor-trailer crash was reported on northbound Interstate 75 near U.S. 6 Thursday morning.
This was the second accident in the area during the morning.
The Bowling Green Post of the Ohio Highway Patrol reported that at 9:50 a.m. near the 175 mile marker, the two vehicles struck one another. No injuries were reported.
Traffic in the area was reportedly at a standstill as of 10:10 a.m.
County workers pledge to not text and drive
Wood County employees pledged to not text and drive earlier this month, and a banner recognizing their promises was recently hung in the atrium of the county courthouse.
"There's a big trend showing that there are a lot of distracted driving accidents, and we need to bring this message so everyone is giving 100 percent of attention to their driving," said Sandy Wiechman, safe communities coordinator for Wood County.
Roughly 75 employees signed the banner at a safety fair and employee picnic June 11, she said.
Wiechman was assisted in pushing "accountability and ownership" for drivers' actions by troopers from Ohio State Highway Patrol's Bowling Green post.
Supplies taken from construction site near N.B.
NORTH BALTIMORE - More than $500 in supplies and hardware was reported stolen from a construction site at Deshler Road and Potter Road Tuesday.
The incident was discovered Monday, and likely took place sometime since Friday, according to a report on the incident.
The items taken, valued at $520, included a first aid kit, fan, fax machine, construction harness, tool belt, and office supplies.
Work impacts White Road
LIME CITY - Road work will encompass White Road in Perrysburg Township beginning Monday.
The project is part of third-lane construction work on the Ohio Turnpike between mileposts 59.52 and 64.13 which began in May and is expected to be completed next year.
For more information on detours visit www.perrysburgtownship.us/archives/3798 or contact Maintenance Department Supervisor Kraig Gottfried at (419) 872-8862.
Tonight - Mostly cloudy. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Saturday - Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70 and lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent during the day and overnight.
Sunday - Showers likely Sunday with highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 70 percent. Mostly cloudy overnight with a 50-percent chance of rain. Lows in the lower 60s.
Pick 3 Evening: 5-5-9
Pick 3 Midday: 1-1-7
Pick 4 Evening: 9-2-9-2
Pick 4 Midday: 1-4-6-9
Pick 5 Evening: 8-8-4-3-3
Pick 5 Midday: 7-7-1-5-2
Rolling Cash 5: 12-16-23-
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