City: Kingston, Ohio
County: Delaware, Ohio
Date of Accident: May 10, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2009 Yamaha Motorcycle
A 49-year-old man, of Erie, PA, sustained injuries in an accident that occurred on Interstate Route 71 in Kingston, Delaware, Ohio, at approximately 4:25 pm on May 10, 2013. Reports from the ODPS are that a 2009 Yamaha motorcycle that was being driven by the man, was headed south on Interstate Route 71, when he allegedly lost control of the motorcycle and went off the right side of the roadway. Delaware County EMS transported him to Riverside Hospital, after which he was charged with operating his vehicle without reasonable control. Shamrock towed the motorcycle.
Accidents that occurred on wet roads and caused injuries in 2011 amounted to 18,544. Kingston, Delaware, Ohio, whose population in 2011 was 1,603, suffered 22 injury crashes, which resulted in 28 persons being injured. Crashes that were caused by drivers traveling at unsafe speed last year were 4, 778 that caused injuries. Motorcycle accidents were 3,430 which resulted in injuries. The total accidents which occurred in the rain were 25,342 with 6,618 which caused injuries.