City: Chester, Ohio
County: Meigs, Ohio
Date of Accident: October 2, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1993 GMC / 2008 Jeep Wrangler
A 28 year old man, a 51 year old man and a 9 year old boy sustained injuries in a crash that occurred in Chester, Meigs, Ohio, on October 2, 2013 at approximately 7:35 pm. Reports from the police are that a 1993 GMC pickup was being driven by a 51 year old man, west on State Route 248. He allegedly drove left of the center of the roadway and struck a 2008 Jeep Wrangler SUV that was being driven by the 28 year old man, in the opposite direction. The man, Brandon J. Smith and the boy, who was an occupant of his vehicle, 9 year old Braxton J. Spencer were transported by MCEMS to Obleness Hospital. The driver of the pickup was also injured and transported by Healthnet EMS to CAMC. Ravine Service Center towed the pickup and 33 Auto towed the SUV.
Accidents, which occurred when it was dusk, were 1,635, which resulted in injuries. Chester, Meigs, Ohio, had a population of 2,332 and had a total of 5 injury crashes in 2011, which resulted in 6 injuries. Those crashes that involved pickups were 14,518 that caused injuries. Accidents which involved sideswiping in the opposite direction and which caused injuries amounted to 1,078. Drivers drove left of the center of the road in 2010 in 1,541 injury crashes.
If you’ve been injured in a Salisbury, Chester or Olive, Ohio, area accident, please call the Meigs County, Ohio, car accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4243.