City: Wayne, Ohio
County: Adams, Ohio
Date of Accident: August 3, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1999 Chevrolet Malibu
An accident that occurred and closed State Route 137 for several hours on Saturday August 3, 2013 at 9:06 am, caused injuries to a 50 year old woman, who was the driver of the 1999 Chevy Malibu midsize car that was involved. Reports from the police are that the woman was headed west on State Route 137 in her car and allegedly failed to negotiate a curve. The vehicle ran off the right side of the roadway and struck a barn. Wayne Township EMS transported her to Adams County Hospital, after which she was charged with operating her vehicle without reasonable control. Barnett`s towed the car.
Accidents, which resulted in injuries and involved other fixed objects, were at 614 in 2010.Wayne, Adams, Ohio, had a population of 1,273 in 2011. Total amount of injury crashes were 14, with 22 that resulted in injuries. In Ohio in 2010 accidents that occurred on the roadside amounted to 27,047, of which 8,918 resulted in injuries. Crashes that were caused by drivers traveling at unsafe speed in 2011 were 4, 778 that caused injuries. Accidents that were not a collision of two vehicles in transport were 22,448 in 2011.