Jefferson Township Home Struck in Tuesday Morning Accident


Early Tuesday morning, Tony Dowell, 62 of Zanesfield, was traveling westbound on State Route 540 when he went off the right side of the road and struck a telephone pole knocking it down.

Dowell continued to travel in the ditch and then hit a home.

He was not injured in the accident.

Dowell was issued a citation for Failure to Control.

Snowy/icy road conditions were a factor in the crash.