City: Norwalk, Ohio
County: Huron, Ohio
Date of Accident: October 3, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2007 Saturn Aurora / 2003 International Truck
A truck crash caused injuries to four people in Norwalk, Huron, Ohio, on October 3, 2013 at approximately 1:43 pm. Reports from the OSHP are that a 38 year old man was driving a 2007 Saturn midsize car south on State Route 601 and stopped at a stop sign at Federal Highway 20. A 56 year old man, Jose G. Martinez was driving a 2003 International truck west on Federal Highway 20. The driver of the Saturn allegedly failed to yield from the stop sign and was struck by the truck. The driver of the Saturn was transported by North Central EMS to Fisher Titus Medical Center, Martinez was treated at the scene. Two occupants of the Saturn, Steven E. Koehler 33, was transported by Citizen’s EMS to Fisher Titus and Jessica Lee Roberts 25, was transported by Lifeflight to Cleveland Metro. Fitzgerald’s towed the car.
Stop signs were a contributing factor in 7,331 injury crashes in Ohio in 2010. Those accidents, which occurred in Norwalk, Huron, in Ohio, were 59 injury crashes, which resulted in 77 injuries. Norwalk had a population of 16,238 in 2011. Angle crashes were 21,458, which resulted in injuries in 2010. Accidents that occurred in 2010 which involved drivers’ failure to yield accounted for 12,165 that resulted in injuries. Mid-size vehicles that were involved in accidents in 2010 were 42,206 of a total of 161,361 which caused injuries. Those accidents which involved tractor/semi-trailers amounted to 1,875 which resulted in injuries.
If you’ve been injured in a Ripley, Lyme, or Norwalk, Ohio, areas accident, please call the Huron County, Ohio, truck accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4243.