17 Y-O Girl Hurt as SUV Strikes Ditch, Utility Pole in Knox, Ohio

City: Hilliar, Ohio
County: Knox, Ohio
Date of Accident: April 21, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1998 Jeep Cherokee

Hilliar, Knox, Ohio, was the scene of a crash, which resulted in injuries for Kaitlyn A. Whitney, a 17 year old girl of Centerburg, Ohio. Reports from the ODPS are that on April 21, 2012 at approximately 9:01 am, a 1998 Jeep Cherokee SUV was being driven by the girl, headed east on County Route 20, when she allegedly drove off the right side of the roadway and struck a ditch and a utility pole. Central Ohio Joint Fire EMS transported the injured girl to Knox County Hospital. Howard Street towed the car.

Accidents in which vehicles struck ditches amounted to 2,164, which caused injuries in 2011. In Ohio in 2010, accidents, which occurred and were not a collision of two vehicles in transport amounted to 23,253, which caused injuries. In Hilliar, Knox, Ohio, in 2011 there were a total of 3,080 residents. There were 10 injury crashes, which resulted in 18 injuries. The drivers who crashed because they made improper lane changes were 3,930 that resulted in injuries. The accident involved a SUV; in Ohio in 2010 there were 22,261 for sport utility vehicles, which resulted in injuries. Accidents that caused injuries and involved utility poles were 1,619.

If you’ve been injured in a College, Hilliar or Morgan, Ohio, area accident, please call the Knox County, Ohio, car accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4242.