City: Hopewell, Ohio
County: Seneca, Ohio
Date of Accident: May 15, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2004 Saturn Ion
A 17 year old youth was rushed to Tiffin Mercy Hospital by Tiffin EMS following an accident that occurred in Hopewell, Seneca, Ohio and resulted in his injuries. Police reports are that on May 15, 2013 at approximately 4:36 pm, the youth was driving a 2004 Saturn Ion midsize car south on State Route 53. He allegedly drove his vehicle off the right side of the roadway and struck a utility pole. He was later charged with operating his vehicle without reasonable control. John’s towed the car.
In Ohio in 2010, accidents, which occurred on shoulder, amounted to 9,141, of which 2,371 resulted in injuries. Hopewell, Seneca, Ohio, whose population in 2011 was 2,874, suffered a total of 23 injury crashes, which resulted in 33 injuries. Accidents that occurred and resulted in injuries when it was cloudy amounted to 19,791. Accidents that were caused by improper lane change in 2011 were 3,930 of 18,992. Accidents that caused injuries and involved utility poles were 1,619.