City: Scott, Ohio
County: Marion, Ohio
Date of Accident: May 17, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2012 Honda Shamrock
61 year old Burgess H. Jarrell of Marion, Ohio was injured and transported by 1st Consolidated Fire/EMS to Marion General Hospital and then charged in an accident. The accident occurred in Scott, Marion, Ohio at approximately 3:51 pm on May 17, 2013. Reports from the OHSP are that the man was driving his motorcycle south on Township Route 194, turning from County Route 67. He allegedly failed to control his motorcycle and drove into a grassy shoulder, where the motorcycle tipped over.
Motorcycle accidents were 3,430 which resulted in injuries. Scott, Marion, Ohio, whose population in 2011 was 521, suffered 3 injury crashes, which resulted in 8 persons being injured. Accidents in which vehicles struck ditches amounted to 2,164, which caused injuries in 2011. In Ohio in 2010, accidents which occurred on the shoulder amounted to 9,141, of which 2,371 resulted in injuries. The drivers who crashed because they made improper lane changes were 3,930, which resulted in injuries.