City: Jefferson, Ohio
County: Mercer, Ohio
Date of Accident: April 12, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2006 Dodge
An injury crash that occurred in Jefferson, Mercer, Ohio on April 12, 2013 at approximately 10:40 pm resulted in injuries for a 27 year old man, Ryan E. Houser who was treated at the scene. According to police reports, the man was driving a 2006 Dodge full-size car north on Main Street, when he turned west on Schunk Road. While he was turning, he allegedly drove the vehicle off the right side of the roadway and it struck a pole. An occupant of the vehicle, 43 year old Sheri L. Houser of Celina, Ohio was not injured. Heirholzer towed the car.
Accidents that occurred on wet roads in 2011 amounted to 18,544. In Jefferson, Mercer Ohio, in 2011, the population was 13,231; there were 22 injury accidents which resulted in 39 injuries. Accidents that occurred and resulted in injuries when it was cloudy amounted to 19,791. Crashes that occurred when it was dark not lighted were 479. Those accidents which involved full sized vehicles were 13,554 which caused injuries. Crashes that were caused by drivers traveling at unsafe speed in 2011 were 4, 778 that caused injuries. Accidents, which saw vehicles striking utility poles, were 2,936 in 2011.