Ohio State Highway Patrol and Hillard Police use airplane crack down on speeders in construction zone

Hilliard police and the Ohio State Highway Patrol are cracking down on drivers breaking the law in the west side construction zone on Interstate 270, after authorities said there has been an increasing number of traffic crashes.

Within a six-week period three Hilliard Police cruisers with emergency lights activated, parked on the interstate and working accidents in construction zone were hit by other drivers.

In the last six months, Hilliard police said they have responded to 189 crashes in the four-mile zone.