Car Strikes Utility Pole and Injures 31 Y-O Woman in Lorain, OH

City: Carlisle, Ohio
County: Lorain, Ohio
Date of Accident: December 11, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2003 Ford Focus

A 31-year-old woman, Jennifer Kefter of Lagrange, Ohio, was treated at the scene of an accident, while a 30-year-old man was charged with operating his vehicle without reasonable control. This happened, following an accident that occurred in Carlisle, Lorain, Ohio, on December 11, 2013 at approximately 12:05 am. Police reports are that the man was driving a 2003 Ford Focus compact car, north on State Route 301 when he allegedly lost control of the vehicle on the snow covered roadway. It slid off the right side of the roadway and struck a utility pole before resting in a field. Red Carpet towed the car.

Accidents, which saw vehicles striking utility poles, were 2,936 in 2011. Carlisle, Lorain, Ohio whose population in 2012 was 7,339, suffered a total of 63 injury crashes that resulted in 92 injuries. Crashes that were caused by drivers traveling at unsafe speeds in 2012 were 4,031 that caused injuries. Accidents that occurred outside the traffic way amounted to 2,455 which resulted in injuries. Accidents that were caused by snow on the road and resulted in injuries were 3,326 in Ohio, in 2012.

If you’ve been injured in an Elyria, Eaton or Carlisle, Ohio, area accident, please call the Lorain County, Ohio, car accident lawyers at Chester Law at 800-218-4242.