2 Injured as SUV Strikes Sign, Ditch and Tree in Perry, OH

City: Thorn, Ohio
County: Perry, Ohio
Date of Accident: September 7, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2001 GMC Yukon

Ohio State Highway Police were dispatched to the scene of an early morning crash that caused injuries to two people in Thorn, Perry, Ohio on September 7, 2013 at approximately 1:24 am. Reports are that the 48 year old driver of a 2001 GMC Yukon SUV was headed east on County Route 59, when he allegedly failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway. The vehicle struck a highway sign, a ditch and a tree. The driver, Charles Ray Field of Hebron, Ohio, as well as an occupant of the SUV, 41 year old Veronica Wolf were transported by Thornville EMS to Licking Memorial. He was subsequently charged with operating his vehicle without reasonable control, while Snider’s towed the vehicle.

Those accidents, which were because of improper lane changes, were 3,823, which caused injuries. In Thorn, Perry, Ohio, in 2011 there were 29 injury crashes with 40 that resulted in injuries. The population of Thorn then, was 3,765. SUVs in injury crashes were 22,889 in 2011. Crashes that occurred when it was dark not lighted were 479 that resulted in injuries. There were 370 accidents which involved traffic sign post in the category of first harmful event in unit of error and resulted in injuries. Accidents in which vehicles struck ditches amounted to 2,164, which caused injuries in 2011. Trees that were involved in injury crashes amounted to 2,731 in 2011.

If you’ve been injured in a Thorn, Jackson or Pike, Ohio, accident, please call the Perry County, Ohio, car accident lawyers at Chester Law at 800-218-4243.