3-Vehicle Rear End Crash Injures 3 in Ottawa, Ohio

City: Danbury, Ohio
County: Ottawa, Ohio
Date of Accident: October 8, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2006 Honda Odyssey / 2013 Chevrolet / 2007 Pontiac Grand Am

Three vehicles crashed in an accident that occurred on State Route 163 in Danbury, Ottawa, Ohio on October 8, 2013 at approximately 10:35 am and resulted in injuries for three people. According to reports from the OSHP, a 2006 Honda Odyssey minivan was being driven by a 38 year old woman, Alecia Brandy Wunder, at the same time that a 2013 Chevy compact car was being driven by 33 year old Joshua D. Northrop, west on State Route 163. Both vehicles came to a stop where the minivan was waiting to turn left on Sunnydale Street. The 84 year old driver of a 2007 Pontiac Grand Am midsize car was also headed west on the same road and was allegedly unable to stop. It struck the rear of the car, which was then pushed into the rear of the minivan. The Pontiac continued into the intersection and struck the minivan on the left rear corner, after which the Chevy went off the north side of State Route 163. All three drivers were injured and transported by Danbury Township EMS to MacGruder Hospital. Two girls who were occupants of the vehicles, were not hurt. Ken’s towed the vehicles.

The accident involved a minivan, in Ohio in 2010 there were 8,826 accidents which involved minivans, which resulted in injuries. Danbury, Ottawa, Ohio, had a population of 4,631 in 2012. They had a total of 22 injury crashes which resulted in 40 injuries. Accidents that were rear end crashes in 2011 were 22,056 of 81,986 in Ohio. In the category of probable causes of crashes by contributing circumstances, there were 18,889 injury crashes that were caused because of drivers who failed to keep an assured clear distance ahead/ACDA. Mid-size, vehicles that were involved in accidents in 2011 were 41,253 of 158,786, which caused injuries.

Accident victims in Portage, Erie, Benton or Danbury, Ohio, area, please call the Ottawa County, Ohio, car accident attorneys at Chester Law Group Co. at 800-218-4243.