City: Vandalia, Ohio
County: Montgomery, Ohio
Date of Accident: December 13, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2009 Ford / 2002 Oldsmobile
At approximately 12:46 pm on December 13, 2013, police reported that a 2009 Ford midsize car and a 2002 Oldsmobile SUV were headed north on Dixie Drive. The car behind the SUV. The driver of the SUV, a 72-year-old man was stopped to turn left onto Jewelstone Drive, when the driver of the car allegedly ran into the rear of the vehicle. The driver of the Ford car was treated at the scene and charged, while the driver of the Oldsmobile SUV, Selina T. Love 43, was transported by Vandalia Fire Department Medic 1 to Grand View Hospital. An occupant of the car, 71-year-old Roberta E. Cook was also transported by VFD Medic 1 to Miami Valley. Sandy’s towed both vehicles.
In Ohio in 2010 the total amount of accidents which occurred as a result of drivers’ following too closely/ACDA was 69,454 with 18,934 which resulted in injuries. Vandalia, Montgomery, Ohio, had a population of 14,603 in 2012; they suffered 70 injury crashes that resulted in 93 injuries. Mid size, vehicles that were involved in accidents in 2011 were 41,253 of a total of 158,786, which caused injuries. Accidents that were rear end crashes in 2011 were 22,056 of 81,986 in Ohio. Accidents that occurred and resulted in injuries when it was cloudy amounted to 19,791.
If you’ve been injured in a Butler, Vandalia or Dayton, Ohio, area accident, please call the Montgomery County, Ohio, car accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4243.