City: Wells, Ohio
County: Jefferson, Ohio
Date of Accident: October 2, 2013
Type of Accident: Truck Accident – 2014 Bus / 2004 Honda CBR
An international 490 bus and a motorcycle crashed in Wells, Jefferson, Ohio, and resulted in injuries for a 26 year old man, Zachary L. Balthaz, on October 2, 2013 at approximately 4:17 pm police reported. The reports further stated that the 65 year old driver of the bus was attempting to make a left turn from a private drive on County Route 15, when the driver allegedly failed to yield when turning left and struck the young man who was driving the motorcycle. An occupant of the bus, 12 year old Dominic C. Smith was not hurt.
Head-on collisions which occurred in Ohio in 2010 amounted to 3,096 that resulted in injuries. In 2011, Wells, Jefferson Ohio, had a population of 3,130; there were 14 injury crashes, which resulted in 17 injuries. Accidents that occurred in 2010 which involved drivers’ failure to yield accounted for 12,165 that resulted in injuries. There were 99 injury crashes which involved other bus in 2010 which resulted in injuries. Motorcycle accidents were 3,430 which resulted in injuries in 2010.
If you’ve been injured in a Saline, Wells or Knox, Ohio, area accident, please call the Jefferson County, Ohio, motorcycle accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4243.