Car Strikes Ditch in Ashtabula, OH, 19 Y-O Man Injured

City: Orwell, Ohio
County: Ashtabula, Ohio
Date of Accident: January 20, 2014
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2013 Chevrolet

An alleged speeding crash occurred in Orwell, Ashtabula, Ohio, and resulted in injuries for a 19 year old youth on January 20, 2014 at approximately 2:38 pm. According to reports from the OSHP, the youth was driving a 2013 Chevy midsize car, north on Staley Road and allegedly drove the car off the right side of the roadway where it struck a ditch. He was treated at the scene and charged with operating his vehicle without reasonable control. Midway towed the car.

Accidents in which vehicles struck ditches amounted to 2,164, which caused injuries in 2011. In 2012, Orwell, Ashtabula, Ohio, whose population was 1,519, suffered 3 injury crashes, which resulted in 3 injuries. Accidents which were as a result of other improper actions were 527 which caused injuries. Accidents that occurred on wet roads in 2011 amounted to 18,544. In Ohio in 2010 accidents that occurred on the roadside amounted to 27,047, of which 8,918 resulted in injuries.

If you’ve been injured in a car accident in Plymouth, Dorset or Orwell, Ohio, areas, please call the Ashtabula County car accident lawyers at Chester Law at 800-218-4243.