Slush Causes Crash in Erie, Ohio, 27 Y-O Woman Injured

City: Groton, Ohio
County: Erie, Ohio
Date of Accident: January 5, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2013 Toyota Corolla

Traffic halted on the Ohio Turnpike in Groton, Erie, Ohio, on January 5, 2014 at about 10:02 pm, following a crash that occurred and resulted in injuries for a 27 year old woman, Samantha Kelly Cuzzone of Auburndale FL. She was later charged with operating her vehicle without reasonable control. Reports from the OSHP are that the woman was driving a 2013 Toyota Corolla midsize car, west on the interstate in the center lane. She allegedly lost control of the vehicle, which spun around twice before it struck a concrete median barrier. She was transported by North Central EMS to Fisher Titus Hospital. Interstate towed the car.

Concrete medians that were involved in crashes in Ohio, were 902 in 2011. Groton, Erie, Ohio had a population of 1,384 in 2012, they had 28 injury crashes that resulted in 41 injuries. Crashes that were caused by drivers traveling at unsafe speed in 2012 were 4,031 that caused injuries. Vehicles that were involved in accidents, which the drivers failed to control, amounted to 10,478 which caused injuries. In the category of road condition by crash severity, there were 241 persons who were injured when there was slush on the road in 2011.

If you’ve been injured in an Erie, Berlin, or Groton, Ohio, area accident, please call the Erie County, Ohio, car accident lawyers at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4243.