City: Homer, Ohio
County: Morgan, Ohio
Date of Accident: May 25, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1981 Chevrolet C150 / 2012 Mercury Marine
Traffic halted on the Afternoon commute on State Route 329 in Homer, Morgan, Ohio, following a crash that occurred on May 25, 2013 at approximately 2:23pm and resulted in injuries for two men, aged 51 and 32, respectively. Reports from the police are that a 1981 Chevy C150 pickup was headed north on State Route 329, while a 2012 Merc Marine was being driven by the 32 year old man, south on the same road. The driver allegedly drove left of the center of the roadway and struck the pickup, which then went off the right side of the roadway. It struck a small tree, a mailbox and an embankment before overturning. The pickup was being driven by the 51 year old man. Both of the injured were transported by Athens EMS to Cox. JD’s towed the pickup and Brock’s towed the Mercury Mariner.
There were approximately 893 accidents occurred in Ohio in 2011 and involved an embankment. Homer, Morgan, Ohio, had a population of 976 residents in 2011. They suffered 2 injury crashes that resulted in 2 injuries. There were 488 injury crashes which involved mailboxes in 2010. Trees that were involved in injury crashes amounted to 2,731 in 2011. Crashes that were caused by drivers traveling at unsafe speed in 2011 were 4, 778 that caused injuries. Those crashes that involved pickups were 14,518 that caused injuries.