Ohio police officer wounded in weekend shooting dies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio police officer died two days after he was critically wounded when a man opened fire on a SWAT team trying to arrest him for allegedly setting his estranged wife's house ablaze, officials said.

  • Written by LISA CORNWELL, Associated Press

Truck rear-ends parked cruiser; Ohio trooper, motorist hurt

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol says a commercial truck smashed into a cruiser parked at a crash scene in a right lane on Interstate 70, injuring an Ohio trooper and the driver he'd stopped to help.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF