Driver Falls Asleep in Cuyahoga, Ohio, Injures 22 Y-O Man

City: Brecksville, Ohio
County: Cuyahoga, Ohio
Date of Accident: May 19, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2002 Mercury Saab

May 19, 2013 signaled the occurrence of a crash that caused injuries to a 22 year old man in Brecksville, Cuyahoga, Ohio, at approximately 9:03 am. Brecksville Police Department reported that the driver allegedly fell asleep and drove off the right side of the roadway, went down an embankment and rolled over two or three times before resting on its wheels. The injured driver was transported by Brecksville Fire Department to Metro Hospital. Hilltop towed the car.

Accidents that occurred and resulted in injuries when it was cloudy amounted to 19,791. Brecksville, Cuyahoga, Ohio, had a population of 13,382 residents in 2011; they suffered 49 injury crashes that resulted in 62 injuries. In Ohio in 2010, accidents, which occurred and were not a collision of two vehicles in transport amounted to 23,253 for injuries. Accidents which were as a result of other improper actions were 527 which caused injuries. Vehicles that were involved in accidents, which the drivers failed to control, amounted to 10,478 which caused injuries. There were approximately 893 accidents occurred in Ohio in 2011 and involved an embankment.

If you’ve been injured in a Bratenahl, Springfield or Morgan, Ohio, areas, accident, please call the Cuyahoga County, Ohio, car accident lawyers at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4243.