City: Sunfish, Ohio
County: Pike, Ohio
Date of Accident: July 22, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2004 Chevrolet SUV
51-year-old Dale E. Duckwiler of Piketon, Ohio, lost his life in an accident that occurred in Sunfish, Pike, Ohio on July 22, 2013 at approximately 3:16 pm. Police reports are that the man was driving a 2004 Chevy SUV, west on Laurel Ridge road and allegedly failed to negotiate a right curve. The vehicle left the roadway and struck a house head on. Pike County EMS transported him to Grant Medical.
Vehicles involved in accidents which the drivers failed to control amounted to 134 which caused fatal injuries. In 2011, Sunfish, Pike, Ohio had a population of 1,317 residents; they suffered 0 fatal crashes of 80. Those which involved a ditch were 45 which resulted in fatalities. In Ohio in 2010, accidents which occurred and were not a collision of two vehicles in transport amounted to 518 which resulted in fatalities. Accidents which occurred outside the traffic way in 2010 and resulted in death were 68. Accidents which occurred on Mondays in 2010 were 129 for fatal injuries.