Tractor-Semi Crashes in Putnam, OH; 51 Y-O Man Injured

City: Sugar Creek, Ohio
County: Putnam, Ohio
Date of Accident: September 13, 2013
Type of Accident: Truck Accident – 1985 International Truck / 1999 Pontiac Grand Am

Sugar Creek, Putnam, Ohio, was the scene of a tractor-semi crash that resulted in injuries for a 51 year old man of Hudson, Ohio, on September 13, 2013 at approximately 6:26 am. Reports from the OSHP are that a 49 year old man, John D. Aguirre of Grove, Ohio, was driving a 1985 International tractor-semi east on a private drive and attempted to turn south onto State Route 115. The 51 year old driver of a 1999 Pontiac Grand Am midsize car, Richard L. Walworth was driving south on State Route 115. The truck became disabled in the southbound lane after losing power and was allegedly struck by the driver of Pontiac. The injured man was transported by Kalida EMS to St. Richard’s medical Center. Aguirre towed the truck, while B & O towed the car.

In 2011, Sugar Creek, Putnam, Ohio, whose population was 1,156 suffered 4 injury crashes which resulted in 8 injuries. Angle crashes that caused injuries in 2011 were 20,509. Crashes that occurred when it was dark not lighted were 479 that resulted in injuries. Those accidents which involved tractor/semi-trailers amounted to 1,875 which resulted in injuries. Drivers who operated defective vehicles and caused injury crashes were 570 in 2011. Mid-size, vehicles that were involved in accidents in 2011 were 41,253 of 158,786, which caused injuries.

If you’ve been injured in a Sugar Creek, Ottawa or Pleasant, Ohio, area accident, please call the Putnam County, Ohio, truck accident attorneys at Chester Law at 800-218-4243.