19 Year Old Woman Injured as Car Flips in Van Wert, Ohio

City: Liberty, Ohio
County: Van Wert, Ohio
Date of Accident: September 11, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1996 Ford Taurus

A 1996 Ford Taurus midsize car flipped a full revolution and rested in a field, causing injuries to its 19 year old driver on September 11, 2013 at 6:02 pm in Liberty, Van Wert, Ohio according to reports from the Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office. The reports further stated that, prior to the flip, the woman was driving her car north on Van Wert Greenville Road, when she allegedly drove the car off the left side of the roadway. She crossed back over and went off the right side, overcorrected and went left again. It struck a phone box and went into a ditch. According to the reports, the driver stated that she fell asleep. Ohio City EMS transported her to Van Wert Hospital after which she was charged. Parker Mace towed the car.

Accidents, which resulted in injuries and involved other fixed objects, were at 614 in 2010. Liberty had a population of 1,696. In Ohio in 2011, Liberty, Van Wert, Ohio suffered 11 injury crashes, which resulted in 21 injuries. Accidents in which vehicles struck ditches amounted to 2,164, which caused injuries in 2011. In the category of location of first harmful event by crash severity, there were 2406 injury-crashes that occurred outside the traffic way in 2011. . Accidents that occurred in 2010 which involved drivers’ failure to yield accounted for 12,165 that resulted in injuries.

If you’ve been injured in a Ridge, Liberty, or York, Ohio, accident, please call the Van Wert County, Ohio car accident lawyers at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4242.