OSP Cruiser Struck by Semi; Motorists to Remember to Move Over or Slow Down

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is asking motorists to remember to Move Over or Slow Down.


That after a trooper’s cruiser was struck by a semi this morning along Interstate 77 near Marietta while conducting a traffic stop.

The trooper was transported by air to Grant Medical Center in Columbus with non-life threatening injuries.


Two others involved were transported to a local hospital in Marietta.


Ohio law requires drivers to move over or slow down and proceed with caution when approaching stationary public safety vehicles with lights activated.