19 Y-O Injured as SUV Overturns in Morgan, OH

City: Bristol, Ohio
County: Morgan, Ohio
Date of Accident: September 13, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2004 Honda Odyssey / 2007 Ford Eclipse

19 year old Jamie Renee Coqar of Byesville, Ohio, sustained injuries on September 13, 2013 at approximately 4:51 pm, following an accident that occurred in Bristol, Morgan, Ohio. Reports from the police are that a 2004 Honda Odyssey minivan and a 2007 Ford Eclipse SUV were being driven on State Route 78. The woman, who was the driver of the Ford, attempted to make a legal pass, while the 45 year old driver of the Honda attempted to make a left hand turn onto Township Road 96A and allegedly struck the Ford. The driver of the Ford crossed the centerline and overturned and went off the right side of the road. The injured woman was treated at the scene and the driver of the Honda charged. An occupant of the Honda, 10 year old Savannah Antrim was not injured.

Accidents which involved sideswiping in the same direction and which caused injuries amounted to 2,136 that resulted in injuries. Bristol, Morgan, Ohio, had a population of 207 residents in 2011. They suffered 6 injury crashes that resulted in 8 injuries. Accidents that occurred in 2010 which involved drivers’ failure to yield accounted for 12,165, which resulted in injuries. The accident involved a minivan, in Ohio in 2010 there were 8,826 accidents which involved minivans, which resulted in injuries. Accidents in which the vehicles overturned/rolled over and caused injuries, amounted to 27 in the category of first harmful event in unit of error.

If you’ve been injured in Bristol, Center or Windsor, Ohio, area, please call the Morgan County, Ohio, car accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4243.