|Local Briefs: 07-05-13|
|Written by Sentinel-Tribune|
|Friday, 05 July 2013 08:46|
Fatal crashes down in county
LIME CITY - Fatal crashes in Wood County are down from the same period last year.
Wood County Safe Communities reports that there have been a total of nine fatal accidents, down from 13 in 2012.
The group also has released a comparison of past Fourth of July holiday weekend statistics. In 2011 there were 60 motor vehicle crashes, with one involving alcohol between 8 p.m. and 3:59 a.m. involving a male driver. In 2012 there were a total of 67 motor vehicle crashes, with three involving alcohol.
For more information regarding Traffic Safety initiatives, contact Wood County Safe Communities at (419) 872-3959 or (419) 277-3245.
Cruise-in car show at country club
The Bowling Green Country Club will host a cruise-in classic car, truck and Corvette show on July 20.
The day will start with 8 a.m. registration. There is no entry fee. Voting will end at 1 p.m. with awards given out at 2 p.m. A 50/50 raffle also will be offered.
Proceeds will benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
Car show participants may golf during or following the show. Call the pro shop at (419) 352-3100 ext. 2 to set up a tee time.
The country club is located at 923 Fairview Ave.
Traffic blitz in Perrysburg Twp.
LIME CITY - Perrysburg Township Police have announced a traffic blitz for July.
Officers will target U.S. 20, Ohio 25, Ohio 795, Ohio 65, and Oregon Road through July 27.
Township officers will be working additional hours looking for impaired drivers, enforcing traffic laws and monitoring speed and seat belt violations throughout the township.
The blitz is funded by a grant from the Ohio Department of Public Service/Governor's Highway Safety Office in conjunction with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Tonight - Mostly cloudy with a 40-percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Saturday - Mostly cloudy with a 50-percent chance of rain during the day and overnight. Highs in the lower 80s and lows in the upper 60s.
Extended forecast - Partly sunny Sunday with a 50-percent chance of rain. Highs in the lower 80s. Mostly cloudy overnight with a 40-percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 60s. Rain still possible Monday with highs in the mid 80s and lows in the upper 60s.
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