SUV Overturns on Icy Road in Shelby, OH, Man Injured

City: Dinsmore, Ohio
County: Shelby, Ohio
Date of Accident: January 19, 2014
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2000 Chevrolet Blazer

A SUV overturned on the icy road in Dinsmore, Shelby, Ohio, and caused injuries to a 57 year old man, Randall L. Skinner of Botkins, Ohio; on January 19, 2014 at approximately 8:07 pm. Reports from the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office are that a 34 year old man, Dustin L. Skinner of Wapakoneta, Ohio, was driving a 2000 Chevy Blazer SUV, west on Botkins Road near Staley Road. Because of the windy conditions and ice/snow covered roads with drifts, the vehicle allegedly went off the right side of the roadway and overturned. The injured man, who was an occupant, was treated at the scene.

Accidents in which vehicles struck ditches amounted to 2,164, which caused injuries in 2011. In 2012, Dinsmore, Shelby, Ohio, had a population of 3,357; there were 22 injury crashes, which resulted in 27 injuries. Vehicles that were involved in accidents, which the drivers failed to control, amounted to 10,478, which caused injuries. In Ohio in 2010, accidents, which occurred and were not a collision of two vehicles in transport amounted to 23,253, which caused injuries. Accidents that were caused by snow on the road and resulted in injuries were 3,734 in Ohio, in 2011.

If you’ve been injured in Dinsmore, Loramie or Salem, Ohio, please call the Shelby County, Ohio, car accident attorneys at Chester Law Group at 800-218-4242.