Rear End Tractor-Semi Crash Injures 28 Y-O Man in Wood, OH

City: Rossford, Ohio
County: Wood, Ohio
Date of Accident: December 23, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2006 Volvo / 2004 Saab

28 year old Michael E. Strahm of Chicago, IL, sustained injuries in an accident that occurred in Rossford, Wood, Ohio, on December 23, 2013 at approximately 6:00 pm. Reports from the OSHP are that he was driving a 2004 Saab midsize car, east on the Ohio Turnpike, when a 2006 Volvo tractor-semi trailer that was being driven by a 36 year old man of Norridge, IL., allegedly struck him from behind. Strahm was treated at the scene by Rossford Fire EMS and the driver of the truck was charged. ABCO towed the truck.

Those accidents which involved tractor/semi-trailers amounted to 1,875 which resulted in injuries. In Rossford, Wood, Ohio, whose population was 6,406 in 2011, there were 37 injury crashes which resulted in 52 injuries. In 2011 Crashes that occurred when it was dark not lighted were 479 that resulted in injuries. Accidents that were rear end crashes in 2011 were 22,056 of 81,986 in Ohio. Accidents in which drivers failed to maintain an assured clear distance ahead were 18,889 in 2011.

If you were injured in a Henry, Rossford or Troy, Ohio, area accident, please call the Wood County, Ohio truck accident lawyers at Chester Law at 800-218-4242.