Slush Causes Crash in Miami, OH, 35 Y-O Woman Injured

City: Monroe, Ohio
County: Miami, Ohio
Date of Accident: December 14, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2009 Subaru Impreza

Eleqel M. Stames, a 35 year old woman of Sidney, Ohio, sustained injuries following a crash that occurred on Interstate Route 75 on December 14, 2013 at approximately 12:10 pm. According to police reports, two vehicles, a 2009 Subaru Impreza compact car and a 2004 Ford F350 pickup were being driven south on Interstate Route 75. The driver of the Subaru, 38-year-old Adam G. Stames was passing the pickup, which was being driven by 35-year-old Joshua A. Bowman of Troy, Ohio, in the left lane. He was headed south and allegedly lost control of the car, which spun in front of the pickup. The pickup, which was in the middle lane, struck the passenger side of the car and sent it to the right shoulder. The injured woman was an occupant of the car, and so were two others, Isabella R. Stames 8 and Brenda S. Fishbaugh, 61.

In the category of road condition by crash severity, there were 207 persons who were injured when there was slush on the road of a total of 1,033. In 2012, Monroe, Miami, Ohio, had a population of 15,339 residents; they suffered 32 injury crashes that resulted in 46 injuries. Crashes that were caused by drivers traveling at unsafe speed in 2011 were 4, 778 that caused injuries. Those accidents, which occurred when the time was wet, amounted to 13,826 injury crashes. Accidents, which involved pickup trucks in 2010, were 14,862, which caused injuries.

If you’ve been injured in a Washington, Concord or Monroe, Ohio, area accident, please call the Miami County, Ohio, car accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4242.