City: Arcanum, Ohio
County: Darke, Ohio
Date of Accident: September 3, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1996 Chevrolet / 2002 Saturn
A 19 year old woman who was driving a 1996 Chevy midsize car allegedly struck a parked 2002 Saturn compact car in Arcanum, Darke, Ohio on September 3, 2013 at approximately 7:21 am. Reports from the police are that the woman was driving her car east on East Second Street in the east lane. She approached South East Street and struck the car that was being driven by 25 year old Troy A. Collins, from behind. No injuries were reported. The driver was charged.
Arcanum, Darke, Ohio, whose population in 2011 was 2,076; suffered a total of 10 PDO crashes that resulted in 12 injuries. Rear end crashes that resulted in PDO were 59,878. The accidents that occurred in Ohio, in 2011 and resulted in property damage only were 218,917. In 2010 in Ohio, there were 1,146 accidents which involved a parked vehicle and resulted in injuries in first harmful event in unit of error. Accidents which occurred and resulted in property damage in which drivers failed to control their vehicles amounted to 28,308.