New Concord Resident Dies in Friday Morning Accident


A New Concord woman was killed in a single car accident Friday morning on Norfield Road off State Route 83.

The Zanesville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol said Susan Starcher, 47, was westbound in a 2003 Chevy pick-up truck when she went left of center and struck a tree about 200 feet off the road.  She was wearing a seatbelt.

The accident occurred around 9:52 a.m.  Highway Patrol said Starcher was reportedly on her way home from Urgent Care in Cambridge where she had just been released after complaints of a heart attack that morning.

The accident is still under investigation.