City: Union Township, Ohio
County: Champaign, Ohio
Date of Accident: May 15, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1996 Ford
A 1996 Ford full size car that was being driven by a 23-year-old man of Lima, Ohio, Anthony J. Stapleton was involved in a crash that resulted in him sustaining injuries and being transported by Urbana EMS to Mercy Memorial Urban. On May 15, 2013 at approximately 12:35 pm, reports from the ODPS are that the man was driving his vehicle west on State Route 161 in Union Township, Champaign, Ohio, and was going around a curve in the roadway. The vehicle exited the right side of the roadway and allegedly struck a pole. SWG Towed the car.
In Ohio in 2010 accidents that occurred on the roadside amounted to 27,047, of which 8,918 resulted in injuries. Union Township, Champaign, Ohio whose population in 2011 was 1,920 suffered 16 injury crashes with 26 that resulted in injuries. Vehicles that were involved in accidents, which the drivers failed to control, amounted to 10,478, which caused injuries. Those accidents in which there were no controls were 13,475 which resulted in injuries.