3 Injured in Brown, OH, as Car Strikes Tree

City: Clark, Ohio
County: Brown, Ohio
Date of Accident: November 6, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2005 Ford Focus

A motor vehicle crash occurred on State Route 774 in Clark, Brown, Ohio, and resulted in injuries for three people who were transported by Hamersville EMS to Southwest Regional Hospital on November 6, 2013 at approximately 8:30 pm. Police reported that a 17 year old girl of Bethel, Ohio, was driving a 2005 Ford Focus compact car, south on State Route 774, when she allegedly lost control due to unsafe speed. The vehicle went off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree then rested in the roadway. Two occupants of the car, Dakota Coleman Felts 20, and Alex W. Forsee 20, were also injured. The girl was charged with operating her vehicle without reasonable control and Schafer towed the car.

Crashes that were caused by drivers traveling at unsafe speed in 2011 were 4, 778 that caused injuries. In Clark, Brown Ohio, in 2012, the population was 3,165; there were 26 reported injury crashes, which resulted in 38 injuries. Those accidents, which occurred when the time was wet, amounted to 13,826 injury crashes. The total accidents which occurred in the rain were 25,342 with 6,618 which caused injuries. Trees that were involved in injury crashes amounted to 2,731 in 2011. Crashes that occurred when it was dark, not lighted were 479 that resulted in injuries.

If you have been hurt in Clark, Scott or Lewis, Ohio, please call the Brown County, Ohio, car accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4242.