City: Meigsville, Ohio
County: Morgan, Ohio
Date of Accident: April 10, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier / 2008 Dodge GV6
Traffic halted on the morning commute on State Route 60 near Mile Post 5 in Meigsville, Morgan, Ohio, following a crash that occurred on April 10, 2013 at approximately 8:05 am and resulted in injuries for a 22 year old woman of Waterford, Ohio. According to police reports, two vehicles, a 2003 Chevy Cavalier midsize car and a 2008 Dodge minivan were headed north on State Route 60 near Milepost 5. The 22 year old female driver of the Chevy allegedly failed to maintain an assured clear distance ahead and struck the minivan. She was treated at the scene by paramedics from Selby General Hospital. The driver of the Dodge, 18 year old Jorden Ryan Norman of Malta, Ohio, was not hurt.
Accidents which were as a result of other improper actions were 527 which caused injuries. Meigsville, Morgan, Ohio, had a population of 894 residents in 2011. They suffered 3 injury crashes that resulted in 13 injuries. Accidents that were rear end crashes in 2011 were 22,056 of 81,986 in Ohio. Mid size, vehicles that were involved in accidents in 2011 were 41,253 of 158,786, which caused injuries. In the category of probable causes of crashes by contributing circumstances, there were 18,889 injury crashes that were caused because of drivers who failed to keep an assured clear distance ahead/ACDA. The accident involved a minivan, in Ohio in 2010 there were 8,826 accidents which involved minivans, which resulted in injuries.