64 Y-O Man Killed as Car Rolls Over and Ejects Driver in Hardin, Ohio

City: Buck, Ohio
County: Hardin, Ohio
Date of Accident: June 2, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2000 Ford Explorer 2 / 2005 Chevrolet Aveo

A 64 year old man was killed as his car crashed into another in Buck, Hardin, Ohio on County Route 155 on June 7, 2013 at approximately 12:22 pm. Police reports are that a 49 year old woman, Lori Ann Humphrey of Rushsylvania, Ohio was driving a 2000 Ford Explorer 2 SUV south on County Route 155, while a 64 year old man, Daniel W. Oates, was driving a 2005 Chevy Aveo compact car, north on the same road. The woman allegedly drove her vehicle left of the center of the roadway and struck the Chevy in the front wheel. The Chevy then went off the left side of the roadway and rolled over. While the car was rolling, the driver was ejected. A child who was an occupant of the SUV, 13 year old Destiny R. Wells was not injured. Lowery’s towed the SUV and Osborn’s towed the car.

Drivers drove left of the center of the road in 2010 in 100 fatal crashes. In Buck, Hardin, Ohio, in 2011, the population was 2,441; they suffered 1 fatal crash of 50. Approximately 234 sport utility vehicles, which resulted in fatal injuries. Those accidents in which vehicles rolled over were 57 which resulted in fatalities in the category of first harmful event in unit of error. There were 100 fatal crashes in which drivers drove left of the center of the road in 2010. Accidents in which the drivers were totally ejected were 132 which resulted in fatalities.

If you’ve been injured in a Liberty, Buck or Hardin, Ohio, area accident, please call the Hardin County, Ohio, car accident lawyers at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4242.