Rear End SUV Crash Injures 49 Y-O Man in Union, OH

City: Jerome, Ohio
County: Union, Ohio
Date of Accident: October 11, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1995 Chevrolet Blazer / 2012 Honda Odyssey

A 49 year old man sustained injuries and was transported by Jerome Township EMS to Dublin Methodist after a rear end accident that occurred in Jerome, Union, Ohio, on October 11, 2013 at approximately 9:37 am. Reports from the OSHP are that the 18 year old driver of a 1995 Chevy Blazer SUV and the 62 year old driver of a 2012 Honda Odyssey minivan, were headed north on Federal Highway 42. The driver of the minivan, John H. Harmeyer of Delaware, Ohio, slowed and the youth allegedly failed to maintain an assured clear distance ahead and struck it. The man, Bob Long Jr., who was an occupant of the minivan sustained injuries. There were 4 other men who were occupants of the minivan who were not injured.

Those, which were rear end crashes, were 22,090 of a total of 81,145, which resulted in injuries. In 2012, Jerome, Union Ohio had 3,950 residents. There were 32 injury crashes, which resulted in 38 injuries. 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. Those which involved SUVs were 22,261, which resulted in injuries. The accident involved a minivan, in Ohio in 2010 there were 8,826 accidents which involved minivans, which resulted in injuries.

If you sustained injuries in a Jerome, York or Paris, Ohio, accident, please call the Union County, Ohio, car accident lawyers at Chester Law at 800-218-4243.