Car Strikes Embankment/Log on Icy Roadway, Man Injured in Union, OH

City: Marysville, Ohio
County: Union, Ohio
Date of Accident: January 24, 2014
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2010 Chevrolet CR

A 27 year old man sustained injuries and was treated at the scene after an accident that occurred in Marysville, Union, Ohio, on January 24, 2014 at approximately 9:45 am. Reports from the OSHP are that the man was driving a 2010 Chevy CR midsize car, east on Federal Highway 33 and exited State route 31 to merge into the eastbound traffic. While he was accelerating to merge, he allegedly failed to maintain control on the patchy iced roadway. The car slid off the right side and struck an embankment and a log in the crevice. 27-7 towed the car.

Vehicles that were involved in accidents, which the drivers failed to control, amounted to 10,478 which caused injuries. In 2012, Maysville, Union Ohio had 15,942 residents. There were 80 injury crashes, which resulted in 101 injuries. There were approximately 893 accidents that occurred in Ohio in 2011 and involved an embankment. Those accidents which involved other movable objects and resulted in injuries were 218. There were 1,658 injury crashes that occurred on icy roads in 2011.

If you sustained injuries in a Marysville, York or Paris, Ohio, accident, please call the Union County, Ohio, car accident lawyers at Chester Law at 800-218-4242.