City: Newbury, Ohio
County: Geauga, Ohio
Date of Accident: August 11, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2011 Jeep / 2009 GMC Sierra
A pickup and a SUV crashed in Newbury, Geauga, Ohio on August 11, 2013 at approximately 9:50 am and resulted in injuries for a 29 year old woman, Jessica M. Finney of Ravenna, Ohio. Police reports are that she was driving a 2011 Jeep SUV north on State Route 44. A 35 year old woman was driving a 2009 GMC Sierra pickup south on the same road and passed another vehicle in a no passing zone. The driver of the SUV allegedly swerved off the roadway to the right to avoid a collision and struck a gas line marker and a ditch. Finney was treated at the scene, while the woman, of Chagrin Falls, Ohio was charged. An occupant of the vehicle, 29 year old Suzanne Finney was not hurt. S & S towed the Jeep.
Those accidents which involved improper lane change were 3,823 which caused injuries. In Ohio in 2010, accidents which occurred and were not a collision of two vehicles in transport amounted to 23,253 which caused injuries. In Newbury, Geauga Ohio, in 2011, there were 40 injury crashes, which resulted in 48 injuries; the population of Newbury in 2011 was 5,805. Accidents that occurred in 2011 which involved SUVs were 22,889 that caused injuries. The accidents that involved other post or pole or support amounted to 311 which caused injuries. Those accidents which involved culverts were 394, these resulted in injuries.