18 Y-O Youth Taken to Hicksville Hospital in Defiance, OH

City: Hicksville, Ohio
County: Defiance, Ohio
Date of Accident: February 6, 2014
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1998 Nissan

An accident, which caused injuries for an 18 year old youth, occurred in Hicksville, Defiance, Ohio, on February 6, 2014 at approximately 5:55 am. According to police reports, the young man was driving a 1998 Nissan SUV west on Jericho Road and allegedly lost control. He drove the SUV off the right side of the roadway and it overturned onto its top and struck a utility pole. Hicksville EMS transported the youth to Hicksville Hospital. Yoder’s Body Shop towed the SUV and the youth was charged with operating his vehicle without reasonable control.

Accidents that caused injuries and involved utility poles were 1,619. Hicksville, Defiance, Ohio, whose population was 5,003 in 2012, suffered 9 injury crashes, with 18, which resulted in injuries. In Ohio in 2010 accidents that occurred on the roadside amounted to 27,047, of which 8,918 resulted in injuries. There were 297.6 persons injured every day in 2010 in Ohio. One person was injured every 4.8 minutes. Crashes that were caused by drivers traveling at unsafe speed in 2011 were 4, 778 that caused injuries. There were 1,658 injury crashes that occurred on icy roads in 2011.

If you’ve been injured in a Noble, Hicksville or Adams, Ohio, area accident, please call the Defiance County, Ohio, car accident lawyers at Chester Law at 800-218-4243.