City: Liberty, Ohio
County: Van Wert, Ohio
Date of Accident: May 3, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2002 Harley Davidson
A 45-year-old man, Dana J. Nofer lost his life in a motorcycle crash that occurred in Liberty, Van Wert, Ohio on May 3, 2013, at approximately 11:12 pm. Reports from the Ohio State Highway Patrol are that the man was riding his motorcycle west on Willshire Ohio City Road, when, after passing Dull Robinson Road, a deer entered the roadway from the north and continued south across the road. The motorcycle allegedly struck the deer and the driver was ejected. He was transported by Brickner`s Ambulance to Van Wert City Hospital. Superior Collision towed the motorcycle.
In Ohio in 2011, Liberty, Van Wert, Ohio suffered 0 fatal crashes, of a total of 37. Liberty had a population of 1,696. Accidents which occurred when the road was dark, not lighted amounted to 279 which resulted in fatalities. There were 4,552 Motorcycles involved in crashes in 2010. Accidents which were not hit/skip in 2010 were 939 which caused fatal injuries. In Ohio in 2010, accidents which occurred and were not a collision of two vehicles in transport amounted to 23,253 for injuries and 518 which resulted in fatalities.