City: Monroe, Ohio
County: Preble, Ohio
Date of Accident: October 5, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – Truck-Tractor / 2008 Harley Davidson FXB
A truck-tractor and a motorcycle were involved in a crash that saw a 59 year old man being injured in Monroe, Preble, Ohio, on October 5, 2013 at approximately 4:22 pm. Reports from the OSHP are that the man, 59 year old Lee Blanton of Middletown, Ohio, was riding a 2008 Harley Davidson motorcycle south on Federal Highway 127, near Milepost 18. A truck tractor was exiting from a private drive onto Federal Highway 127. The driver allegedly failed to yield to the motorcycle and caused the driver to go off the right side of the road to avoid contact. The injured man was treated at the scene.
Accidents, which were unsolved in Ohio in 2010, amounted to 3,809 which resulted in injuries. In 2012, Monroe, Preble, Ohio, whose population was 2,290, suffered a total of 2 injury crashes, which resulted in 2 people sustaining injuries. Accidents that occurred on wet roads last year amounted to 18,544. Accidents that occurred and resulted in injuries when it was cloudy amounted to 19,791. Accidents that occurred in 2010 which involved drivers’ failure to yield accounted for 12,165 that resulted in injuries.
If you’ve been injured in a Twin, Gasper or Monroe, Ohio, area accident, please call the Preble County, Ohio, motorcycle accident lawyers at Chester Law Group Co., at 800-218-4243.