City: Clinton, Ohio
County: Vinton, Ohio
Date of Accident: August 4, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2005 Honda VX1
A 48-year-old man of Beaver, Ohio, and the 26 year old passenger of a 2005 Honda VX1 motorcycle he was riding sustained injuries in an accident that was allegedly caused by his failing to control the motorcycle. On August 4, 2013 at approximately 4:14 pm, police reported that the man was driving his motorcycle, south on State Route 93, when it allegedly slid on its left. The motorcycle went off the right side of the roadway and into a ditch. He was treated at the scene, while his passenger was transported by Vinton City EMS to Holzer Hospital. He was later charged with operating his vehicle without reasonable control.
Accidents in which the drivers were totally ejected were 307 which resulted in injuries. Those accidents, which occurred in Clinton, Vinton, Ohio, were 12 injury crashes, which resulted in 16 injuries. Clinton’s population in 2011 was 2,045. Motorcycle accidents were 3,430 which resulted in injuries. Vehicles that were involved in accidents which the drivers failed to control amounted to 10,478 which caused injuries. While those which involved ditches were 2,251 which resulted in injuries.