Paulding, Ohio (WIMA) - The Ohio Department of Transportation is hosting a meeting on Thursday at 6:00pm at the Ohio State University Extension Office in Paulding.

The meeting will feature an open discussion regarding accidents which have recently occurred along U-S 24 in Paulding County.

From 2012 to now- twenty-two accidents have occurred along U-S 24- five of them resulting in fatalities.

ODOT Deputy Director Kirk Slusher will lead the discussion with county officials- local law enforcement and the public.