City: Scipio, Ohio
County: Seneca, Ohio
Date of Accident: April 23, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer / 2011 Ford Windom
On the evening of April 23, 2013 at approximately 6:20 pm in Scipio, Seneca, Ohio, an accident occurred that resulted in injuries for two men, a 19 year old man of Republic, Ohio, and a 37 year old man, Kenneth E. Butler of Tiffin, Ohio, both of whom were treated at the scene. Reports from the ODPS are that the 19 year old man was driving a 2006 Chevy Trailblazer SUV and was stopped at the intersection of County Road 43 and Township Road 106. Butler was driving a 2011 Ford Windom SUV, east on Township Road 106 and was headed south. The driver of the Trailblazer allegedly failed to yield from a stop sign and was struck by the vehicle that was being driven by Butler. The Trailblazer then continued off the left side of the roadway and struck a phone box and a utility pole. The driver of the Trailblazer was charged. Peacock’s towed the Trailblazer and John’s towed the Ford Windom.
Accidents that occurred in 2010 which involved drivers’ failure to yield accounted for 12,165, while those, which were angle crashes, were 21,458, which resulted in injuries in 2010. SUVs in injury crashes were 22,889 in 2011. Scipio, Seneca, Ohio, whose population in 2011 was 14,831, suffered a total of 13 injury crashes, which resulted in 19 injuries. Accidents, which resulted in injuries and involved other fixed objects, were at 614 in 2010. Accidents that caused injuries and involved utility poles were 1,619.