City: Jackson, Ohio
County: Pickaway, Ohio
Date of Accident: September 7, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2003 Dodge Ram 1500
An accident that occurred in Jackson, Pickaway, Ohio, claimed the life of a 33 year old man on September 7, 2013 at approximately 4:45 am. Reports from the OSHP are that the man was driving a 2003 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup east on Commercial Point Road, when he allegedly failed to negotiate a left curve. He drove off the right side of the road and crashed into a ditch embankment. He was ejected through the front windshield. The pickup rolled onto its top and pinned the driver under the vehicle. The driver was discovered when a wrecker overturned the vehicle. He was taken to Harrison Township and Fletcher’s towed the pickup.
Accidents which involved an embankment in Ohio in 2010 amounted to 933 which caused injuries. Jackson, Pickaway, Ohio whose population in 2011 was 916 had a total of 2 injury crashes, which resulted in 46 injuries. Those crashes that involved pickups were 14,518 that caused injuries. Crashes that occurred when it was dark not lighted were 479 that resulted in injuries. Accidents in which vehicles struck ditches amounted to 2,164, which caused injuries in 2011. Vehicles that were involved in accidents, which the drivers failed to control, amounted to 10,478 which caused injuries.
If you’ve been injured in a Circleville, Wayne or Scioto, Ohio, area accident, please call the Pickaway County, Ohio, wrongful death lawyers at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4243.