Police searching for individual following crash Sunday morning in Washington Twp.


By Staff Report

The Ohio State Highway Patrol and the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Department are searching for an individual following a crash on Church Hill Road in Washington Township early Sunday morning.

Around 2 a.m. the Muskingum County Dispatch Center received a call of a white pickup truck overturned blocking the roadway. When first responders arrived they found the vehicle unoccupied.

According to officers on scene, the vehicle was driving north along Chruch Hill Road when it went off the right side of the roadway, overcorrected and then went off the left side of the roadway causing the vehicle to come to rest on its top.

The driver is believed to be injured and as of 3:30 a.m. Sunday morning had not been located.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol, the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Department and Washington Township Fire & EMS were all on scene.