Car Struck Ditch, Light Pole, Injures 20 Y-O Man in Portage, Ohio

City: Ravenna, Ohio
County: Portage, Ohio
Date of Accident: May 15, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2000 Saturn

An accident that occurred in Ravenna, Portage, Ohio, on May 15, 2013 at approximately 6:58 am resulted in injuries for a 20-year-old man of Streetsboro, Ohio. Reports from the ODPS are that the man was driving a 2000 Saturn compact car south on State Route 44 and allegedly drove off the right side of the roadway. The vehicle fell into a ditch and struck a utility pole. Ravenna Township Fire Department transported the man to Robinson Memorial, after which he was charged with operating his vehicle without reasonable control. Schumann’s towed the car.

In Ohio in 2010, accidents, which occurred on shoulder, amounted to 9,141, of which 2,371 resulted in injuries. Ravenna, Portage, Ohio, whose population in 2011 was 9,270, suffered 107 injury crashes with 156 that resulted in injuries. Those accidents, which involved improper lane change, were 3,823, which caused injuries. Compact cars were involved in 18,796 injury crashes in 2011. Accidents that caused injuries and involved utility poles were 1,619.

If you’ve been injured in a Ravenna, Suffield or Edinburg, Ohio, area accident, please call the Portage County, Ohio, car accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4243.