James R. McCoy, 61, of Patriot, Ohio, escaped injury in a one-vehicle crash on Route 146, Sergeant Township, Jan. 5. McCoy was traveling north in a 2005 Kenworth W900L tractor trailer when he hit a slippery spot in the roadway, lost control of the truck and slid off the west side of the roadway, coming to final rest in a ditch. It sustained front end damage and was towed from the scene. McCoy was wearing a seat belt. He was cited with speeding.