Elderly Woman Crashes and Sustains Injuries in Mercer, OH

City: Celina, Ohio
County: Mercer, Ohio
Date of Accident: September 4, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2013 Buick

An elderly woman sustained injuries in an accident that occurred in Celina, Mercer, Ohio, on September 4, 2013 at approximately 6:01 pm. According to reports from Celina Police Department, the woman, Betty R. Bowsher was driving a 2013 Buick midsize car south on Lilac Street, while a 30 year old man, James A. Wellington was driving a 1997 Ford F150 pickup east on Myers. Both vehicles met in the intersection. The driver of the Buick allegedly struck the pickup. The driver of the Buick allegedly drove through the traffic light. Five children, who were occupants of the pickup were not injured.

Motor vehicle crashes injured 8,329 children in 2010 through age 14. In Celina, Mercer Ohio, in 2011, the population was 10,303; there were 41 injury accidents which resulted in 65 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 a traffic signal in 2010 were 14,038 which resulted in injuries. Accidents that occurred in 2011 which involved drivers’ failure to yield accounted for 11,532, which resulted in injuries.

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