City: Savannah, Ohio
County: Ashland, Ohio
Date of Accident: August 14, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2008 Chrysler Town & Country / 2005 Volkswagen Jetta
Two people, a 59 year old woman and a 37-year-old woman sustained injures in an accident that occurred in Savannah, Ashland, Ohio on August 14, 2013 at approximately 2:39 pm. According to reports from the ODPS, the older woman was driving a 2008 Chrysler Town & Country minivan, while the younger woman was driving a 2005 VW Jetta, south on North Main Street. The driver of the VW stopped at the intersection of North and East Main Streets, waiting to turn east onto East Main Street. The driver of the minivan allegedly struck the VW in the rear, then headed right where it struck a tree, a rock and a fence. Savannah Fire & EMS transported the older woman to Samaritan Hospital, before she was charged. The younger woman was treated at the scene by savannah Fire & EMS. T & L and Abers towed the vehicles.
Accidents that were rear end crashes in 2011 were 22,056 of 81,986 in Ohio. Ashland, Ohio, had a population of 21,249 in 2011. They had approximately 97 injury crashes that resulted in 128 injuries. Mid-size, vehicles that were involved in accidents in 2011 were 41,253 of 158,786, which caused injuries. Trees that were involved in accidents amounted to 2,731 in 2011. Accidents in which drivers failed to maintain an assured clear distance ahead were 18,889 in 2011. The accident involved a fence, in 2010 there were 1,148, which involved a fence, which resulted in injuries.