City: Wooster, Ohio
County: Wayne, Ohio
Date of Accident: December 23, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1997 Ford F250 / 1995 Chevrolet C150
A rear-end collision caused injuries to two men in Wooster, Wayne, Ohio, on December 23, 2013 at approximately 12:15 pm. Police reports are that a 60 year old man of Nashville, Ohio, Keith Badertschen, was driving a 1997 Ford F250 pickup, while a 17 year old youth was driving a 1995 Chevy C150 pickup, east on State Route 302. The driver of the Ford pickup stopped for traffic and was allegedly struck in the rear by the driver of the Chevy pickup. The elderly man and an occupant of his vehicle, 32 year old Jon T. Hudson were injured and treated at the scene. The driver of the Chevy pickup was charged.
Accidents that were rear end crashes in 2011 were 22,056 of 81,986 in Ohio. In 2012, Wooster, Wayne, Ohio, whose population was 24,811, suffered 126 injury crashes, which resulted in 176 injuries. In the category of probable causes of crashes by contributing circumstances, there were 18,889 injury crashes that were caused because of drivers who failed to keep an assured clear distance ahead/ACDA. Accidents, which involved pickup trucks in 2010, were 14,862, which caused injuries. Accidents, which occurred when it was cloudy, were 19,791, which resulted in injuries.
Accident victims in Baughman, Chester or Wooster, Ohio, area please call the Wayne County, Ohio, car accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4243.