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  • VIRAL VIDEO: Driver miraculously walks away after car goes airborne, careens towards gas pumps

    VIRAL VIDEO: Driver miraculously walks away after car goes airborne, careens towards gas pumps

    Friday, June 22 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:30:43 GMT
    Surveillance cameras on a brand new gas station and convenience store capture a white compact sedan apparently speeding down Old Fannin Road towards Lakeland Drive in Flowood. Source: WLBTSurveillance cameras on a brand new gas station and convenience store capture a white compact sedan apparently speeding down Old Fannin Road towards Lakeland Drive in Flowood. Source: WLBT

    Surveillance cameras on a brand new gas station and convenience store capture a white compact sedan apparently speeding down Old Fannin Road towards Lakeland Drive in Flowood. 

    Surveillance cameras on a brand new gas station and convenience store capture a white compact sedan apparently speeding down Old Fannin Road towards Lakeland Drive in Flowood. 

  • OVI checkpoint to take place this week

    OVI checkpoint to take place this week

    Sunday, June 24 2018 9:12 AM EDT2018-06-24 13:12:06 GMT
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)

    The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced on Sunday that troopers will operate an OVI checkpoint to deter and intercept impaired drivers this week. 

    The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced on Sunday that troopers will operate an OVI checkpoint to deter and intercept impaired drivers this week. 

  • Tree falls on camper in Ohio killing woman and granddaughter

    Tree falls on camper in Ohio killing woman and granddaughter

    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:39 PM EDT2018-06-23 21:39:38 GMT
    (Source: Raycom)(Source: Raycom)

    Authorities say a large tree has fallen on a camper in southwest Ohio, killing a woman and her young granddaughter.

    Authorities say a large tree has fallen on a camper in southwest Ohio, killing a woman and her young granddaughter.

  • Over 70 shots fired outside of Sandusky bar, 5 people hit

    Over 70 shots fired outside of Sandusky bar, 5 people hit

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-06-24 20:48:25 GMT
    (Source: RNN)(Source: RNN)

    Sandusky Police say 71 shots were fired outside of the Milan Road Bar and Grill at 1:48 a.m. on Sunday. When police and surrounding agencies arrived at the scene, five people were reportedly shot. 

    Sandusky Police say 71 shots were fired outside of the Milan Road Bar and Grill at 1:48 a.m. on Sunday. When police and surrounding agencies arrived at the scene, five people were reportedly shot. 

  • Fire reported at Omnisource Recycling plant

    Fire reported at Omnisource Recycling plant

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:47 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:47:50 GMT
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)

    If you were in North Toledo Saturday night, you may have seen smoke just billowing into the air. Toledo fire crews were called out to a fire at Omnisource Recycling plant.  Crews got to the plant on North Detroit just after 6 p.m. and they say a pile of sheet iron caught fire. Right now that fire is out and fire crews say there are no environmental issues or runoff problems.

    If you were in North Toledo Saturday night, you may have seen smoke just billowing into the air. Toledo fire crews were called out to a fire at Omnisource Recycling plant.  Crews got to the plant on North Detroit just after 6 p.m. and they say a pile of sheet iron caught fire. Right now that fire is out and fire crews say there are no environmental issues or runoff problems.

  • Multiple shootings overnight in Toledo

    Multiple shootings overnight in Toledo

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-06-23 14:55:38 GMT
    One person injured at Southard Avenue shooting Friday night. (Source: WTOL)One person injured at Southard Avenue shooting Friday night. (Source: WTOL)
    One person injured at Southard Avenue shooting Friday night. (Source: WTOL)One person injured at Southard Avenue shooting Friday night. (Source: WTOL)

    Multiple shootings were reported in Toledo overnight on Friday and into Saturday morning. 

    Multiple shootings were reported in Toledo overnight on Friday and into Saturday morning. 

  • Transgender woman says she was harassed over restroom at restaurant

    Transgender woman says she was harassed over restroom at restaurant

    Sunday, June 24 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-06-24 15:05:26 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-06-24 15:17:54 GMT
    After washing her hands Clymer says the attendant and manager said it was DC law that a person must only use the restroom that matches with the gender on their identification card. (Source: WJLA/CNN)After washing her hands Clymer says the attendant and manager said it was DC law that a person must only use the restroom that matches with the gender on their identification card. (Source: WJLA/CNN)

    After washing her hands Clymer says the attendant and manager said it was DC law that a person must only use the restroom that matches with the gender on their identification card

    After washing her hands Clymer says the attendant and manager said it was DC law that a person must only use the restroom that matches with the gender on their identification card

  • Put-In-Bay Police release more information about body pulled from Lake Erie

    Put-In-Bay Police release more information about body pulled from Lake Erie

    Friday, June 22 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:24:23 GMT
    (Source WOIO)(Source WOIO)

    The U.S. Coast Guard said a dive team has pulled a body by the docks on Put-In-Bay around 1 p.m. on Friday.

    The U.S. Coast Guard said a dive team has pulled a body by the docks on Put-In-Bay around 1 p.m. on Friday.

  • First Alert Forecast: Dry and warm weekend wrap-up

    First Alert Forecast: Dry and warm weekend wrap-up

    Tuesday chances for a few storms will remain but the oppressive heat simmers with highs back into the 80s.

    Tuesday chances for a few storms will remain but the oppressive heat simmers with highs back into the 80s.

  • Breast cancer survivor fights Cleveland Clinic over surgery results (graphic)

    Breast cancer survivor fights Cleveland Clinic over surgery results (graphic)

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:12 PM EDT2018-06-21 03:12:28 GMT
    Kim Bowles undergoing chemo. (Source: Kim Bowles)Kim Bowles undergoing chemo. (Source: Kim Bowles)

    A woman who underwent a double mastectomy at Cleveland Clinic woke up to cosmetic results she says she did not consent to.

    A woman who underwent a double mastectomy at Cleveland Clinic woke up to cosmetic results she says she did not consent to.

  • First Alert 10-Day Forecast

    First Alert 10-Day Forecast

    WTOL's First Alert 10-Day Forecast.

    WTOL's First Alert 10-Day Forecast.

  • Woman dubbed 'Permit Patty' after calling police on 8-year-old girl selling water

    Woman dubbed 'Permit Patty' after calling police on 8-year-old girl selling water

    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:57 PM EDT2018-06-24 01:57:58 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:49 PM EDT2018-06-24 02:49:07 GMT
    Erin Austin said a white woman allegedly called the police on her 8-year-old daughter for selling water without a permit. (Source: Pixabay)Erin Austin said a white woman allegedly called the police on her 8-year-old daughter for selling water without a permit. (Source: Pixabay)

    Erin Austin said a white woman allegedly called the police on her 8-year-old daughter for selling water without a permit.

    Erin Austin said a white woman allegedly called the police on her 8-year-old daughter for selling water without a permit.

  • Toddler in FL rescued after left in hot car overnight; mother arrested

    Toddler in FL rescued after left in hot car overnight; mother arrested

    Sunday, June 24 2018 5:03 AM EDT2018-06-24 09:03:13 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 5:03 AM EDT2018-06-24 09:03:13 GMT
    The deputy who found the 3-year-old says her condition was so bad that he immediately put her in his patrol car and drove her to the hospital. (Source: Seminole County Sheriff’s Office/WESH/CNN)The deputy who found the 3-year-old says her condition was so bad that he immediately put her in his patrol car and drove her to the hospital. (Source: Seminole County Sheriff’s Office/WESH/CNN)

    The deputy who found the 3-year-old says her condition was so bad that he immediately put her in his patrol car and drove her to the hospital.

    The deputy who found the 3-year-old says her condition was so bad that he immediately put her in his patrol car and drove her to the hospital.

  • Wauseon firefighter a source of comfort for girl at Sara's Garden

    Wauseon firefighter a source of comfort for girl at Sara's Garden

    Sunday, June 24 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-06-24 16:53:26 GMT
    Friendship blossoms for Wauseon firefighter, Jason Fisher, and girl, Brooklen, at Sara's Garden (Source: Shena Thomas Cramner)Friendship blossoms for Wauseon firefighter, Jason Fisher, and girl, Brooklen, at Sara's Garden (Source: Shena Thomas Cramner)

    Sometimes to get through life’s toughest moments, what you need most is a friend. For one brave girl, that friendship was found in a Wauseon firefighter. Brooklen is an 11-year-old girl who was born with schizencephaly, a form of cerebral palsy.

    Sometimes to get through life’s toughest moments, what you need most is a friend. For one brave girl, that friendship was found in a Wauseon firefighter. Brooklen is an 11-year-old girl who was born with schizencephaly, a form of cerebral palsy.

  • Drug, dog fighting raid results in seizure of 15 dogs, 7 kids removed from home

    Drug, dog fighting raid results in seizure of 15 dogs, 7 kids removed from home

    A Slidell-area couple has been arrested on multiple charges for drugs and dog fighting, following an investigation by the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Task Force. Source: St. Tammany Sheriff's OfficeA Slidell-area couple has been arrested on multiple charges for drugs and dog fighting, following an investigation by the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Task Force. Source: St. Tammany Sheriff's Office
    A Slidell-area couple has been arrested on multiple charges for drugs and dog fighting, following an investigation by the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Task Force. Source: St. Tammany Sheriff's OfficeA Slidell-area couple has been arrested on multiple charges for drugs and dog fighting, following an investigation by the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Task Force. Source: St. Tammany Sheriff's Office

    A Slidell-area couple has been arrested on multiple charges for drugs and dog fighting, following an investigation by the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Task Force.

    A Slidell-area couple has been arrested on multiple charges for drugs and dog fighting, following an investigation by the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Task Force.

  • Injury crash on US 24 sends teenage driver to hospital

    Injury crash on US 24 sends teenage driver to hospital

    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-06-23 12:46:45 GMT
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)

    Troopers from the Bowling Green Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating an injury crash that occurred on northeast bound US 24, near the Woodlawn Avenue/US 6 exit in Napoleon Township on Friday.

    Troopers from the Bowling Green Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating an injury crash that occurred on northeast bound US 24, near the Woodlawn Avenue/US 6 exit in Napoleon Township on Friday. 

  • Man discovers black widow spider in broccoli at Ohio Kroger

    Man discovers black widow spider in broccoli at Ohio Kroger

    Friday, June 15 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-06-15 18:17:49 GMT

    Sometimes you might find a stray bug or worm in your produce, but a dangerous black widow spider? Believe it. That was the case for Jacob Vaughn, a third-year medical student at UTMC, who bought a bunch of fresh broccoli at Kroger in Maumee, only to find a large arachnid alive and acting feisty on the vegetables. The South Toledo man said he discovered the spider while washing off the broccoli before cooking it when "the spider came out and started waving his hands. It was pret...

    Sometimes you might find a stray bug or worm in your produce, but a dangerous black widow spider? Believe it. That was the case for Jacob Vaughn, a third-year medical student at UTMC, who bought a bunch of fresh broccoli at Kroger in Maumee, only to find a large arachnid alive and acting feisty on the vegetables. The South Toledo man said he discovered the spider while washing off the broccoli before cooking it when "the spider came out and started waving his hands. It was pret...

  • Warning issued after rattlesnakes found inside pool noodle

    Warning issued after rattlesnakes found inside pool noodle

    Sunday, June 24 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-06-24 13:23:28 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 9:34 AM EDT2018-06-24 13:34:53 GMT
    An Arizona family grabbed two pool noodles that were up against a wall. That's when a big snake popped out of one of them and they found several babies inside. (Source: KNXV/CNN)An Arizona family grabbed two pool noodles that were up against a wall. That's when a big snake popped out of one of them and they found several babies inside. (Source: KNXV/CNN)

    An Arizona family grabbed two pool noodles that were up against a wall. That's when a big snake popped out of one of them and they found several babies inside. 

    An Arizona family grabbed two pool noodles that were up against a wall. That's when a big snake popped out of one of them and they found several babies inside. 

  • Local businesses hold free fish fry for homeless in Toledo

    Local businesses hold free fish fry for homeless in Toledo

    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:11 PM EDT2018-06-23 21:11:55 GMT
    Free fish fry in Toledo feeds homeless and sends important message to city leaders (Source: WTOL)Free fish fry in Toledo feeds homeless and sends important message to city leaders (Source: WTOL)

    Something fishy was up in Toledo's Uptown area on Adams Street on Saturday. The less fortunate were treated to a free fish fry. 

    Something fishy was up in Toledo's Uptown area on Adams Street on Saturday. The less fortunate were treated to a free fish fry. 

  • Firefighters suspended over porn tape leaving department

    Firefighters suspended over porn tape leaving department

    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-06-23 21:35:47 GMT
    (Source: RNN)(Source: RNN)

    Akron officials say one firefighter has resigned and another won't be allowed to return to work after they were suspended without pay for making a sex tape on city property.

    Akron officials say one firefighter has resigned and another won't be allowed to return to work after they were suspended without pay for making a sex tape on city property.

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