Elderly Man Injured in Hancock, Ohio, Angle Crash

City: Findlay, Ohio
County: Hancock, Ohio
Date of Accident: July 15, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2000 Honda Motorcycle / 2002 Chevrolet Impala

An elderly man was injured in a crash that occurred on July 15, 2013 at approximately 9:47 am in Findlay, Hancock, Ohio. Police reports are that the 76 year old man was riding a 2000 Honda motorcycle and stopped for a red light facing south in the curb lane of South Main street at Sixth Street. 56 year old Donald L. Lanagan was driving a 2002 Chevy Impala midsize car west on Sixth Street going through a green traffic light. The driver of the motorcycle allegedly disobeyed the traffic signal and traveled south where the motorcycle struck the car. Hancock EMS transported the man to Blanchard Valley after which he was charged.

There were 6,808 accidents that involved vehicles running stop signs in 2011. Angle crashes were 21,458 which resulted in injuries in 2010. In 2011, Findlay, Hancock had a population of 38,967. They had 296 injury crashes, which resulted in 418 injuries. In Ohio in 2010 the total amount of accidents which occurred as a result of drivers who ran red light or stop sign was a total of 11,162 with 4,527 which resulted in injuries. Motorcycle accidents were 3,430 which resulted in injuries.

If you’ve been injured in a Findlay, Arcadia or Biglick, Ohio, areas accident, please call the Hancock County, Ohio, car accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4243.