Pothole Causes Crash in Miami, OH, Two People Injured

City: Springcreek Township, Ohio
County: Miami, Ohio
Date of Accident: January 12, 2014
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1996 Honda Passport

A 19 year old woman and a 21 year old man of Sidney, Ohio, sustained injuries following a crash that occurred on Interstate Route 75 on January 12, 2014 at approximately 7:50 am. According to police reports, the woman was driving a 1996 Honda Passport SUV, north on Interstate Route 75 and allegedly swerved to avoid striking a pothole. She lost control of the vehicle and went off the right side of the roadway where it overturned. She was charged with operating her vehicle without reasonable control. The young man, Bryant W. Keeble of Sidney, Ohio was an occupant. Both were transported by Piqua EMS to Upper Valley Medical. Randy’s towed the SUV.

Of a total of 2,875 accidents which involved swerving to avoid in Ohio in 2010, there were 748 which resulted in injuries. In 2012, Springcreek, Miami, Ohio, had a population of 1,826 residents; they suffered 24 injury crashes that resulted in 32 injuries. Vehicles that were involved in accidents, which the drivers failed to control, amounted to 10,478 which caused injuries. Accidents, which occurred when it was dawn, were 1,243 which resulted in injuries. In Ohio in 2010, accidents, which occurred on shoulder, amounted to 9,141, of which 2,371 resulted in injuries.

If you’ve been injured in a Springcreek, Concord or Monroe, Ohio, area accident, please call the Miami County, Ohio, car accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4243.