City: Englewood, Ohio
County: Montgomery, Ohio
Date of Accident: May 16, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2001 Toyota Corolla / 1994 Ford Taurus
A rear end crash occurred and resulted in injuries for a 15 year old girl who was taken by Englewood EMS to a hospital on May 16, 2013 at approximately 6:40 pm in Englewood, Montgomery, Ohio. Police reports are that a 24 year old woman was driving a 2001 Toyota Corolla compact car, east on Wenger Road at approximately 30 mph and allegedly failed to stop when she neared State Route 48. She failed to maintain a clear distance ahead and collided with a 1994 Ford Taurus midsize car that was being driven by 45 year old Heidi M. Baker of Lewisburg, Ohio. It was headed east and stopped at the traffic light. The girl was an occupant of the Ford, as well as a 6 year old boy, Brendan G. Baker who was not injured. The driver of the Toyota was charged.
Englewood, Montgomery, Ohio, had a population of 12,235 in 2011; they suffered 77 fatal crashes of 114. 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. Those accidents which involved a traffic signal in 2010 were 14,038 which resulted in injuries.