Car Strike Embankment and Injures 40 Y-O Man in Lawrence, OH

City: Decatur, Ohio
County: Lawrence, Ohio
Date of Accident: January 10, 2014
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2004 Isuzu Ascender

An early morning crash in Decatur, Lawrence Ohio, resulted in injuries for a 40 year old man of Oakhill, Ohio, on January 10, 2014 at approximately 5:29 pm. Police reports are that the man was driving a 2004 Isuzu Ascender SUV, south on State route 93 and allegedly drove the vehicle off the right side of the roadway as he exited a curve. The SUV struck an embankment and overturned. He was charged with operating his vehicle without reasonable control and Strickland Sales towed the vehicle.

The accident involved a SUV; in Ohio in 2010 there were 22,261 for sport utility vehicles which resulted in injuries. Decatur, Lawrence, Ohio, whose population in 2012 was 839, suffered 5 injury crashes, which resulted in 6 injuries. Crashes that were caused by drivers traveling at unsafe speed in 2012 were 4,031 that caused injuries. There were approximately 893 accidents that occurred in Ohio in 2011 and involved an embankment. There were 1,658 injury crashes that occurred on icy roads in 2011.

If you’ve been injured in a Rome, Decatur or Windsor, Ohio, area accident, please call the Lawrence County, Ohio, car accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4243.