City: Jefferson, Ohio
County: Jackson, Ohio
Date of Accident: July 12, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2011 Dodge Avalon / 2011 Isuzu Truck
Jackson City EMS transported two women to Holzier for injuries they sustained in a truck accident that occurred in Jefferson, Jackson, Ohio on July 12, 2013 at approximately 6:41 pm. Police reports are that a 52 year old woman was driving a 2011 Dodge Avalon compact car, north on State Route 93, while a 23 year old man, Trey M. Devivo was driving a 2011 Isuzu truck north on the same road. The driver of the Dodge allegedly struck the truck in the rear. An occupant of the truck, 73 year old Donna Woods of Oak Hill, Ohio. was also injured. Dale’s towed the Dodge.
Accidents which involved single unit trucks with 2+ axles and 6 tires and resulted in injuries amounted to 1,067 in 2010 in Ohio. Jefferson, Jackson, Ohio, in 2011, there were 16 injury crashes which resulted in 33 injuries. The population of Jefferson, Jackson, Ohio, was 3,508 in 2011. Rear end crashes in 2011 were 22,056 that resulted in injuries. Accidents that occurred and resulted in injuries when it was cloudy amounted to 19,791. In the category of probable causes of crashes by contributing circumstances, there were 18,889 injury crashes that were caused because of drivers who failed to keep an assured clear distance ahead/ACDA.