City: Green Camp, Ohio
County: Marion, Ohio
Date of Accident: April 12, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1997 Chevrolet Silverado / 1999 Chevrolet Silverado.
A 20-year-old man sustained injuries and was treated at the scene in a crash that occurred in Green Camp, Marion, Ohio, on April 12, 2013 at approximately 9:31 am. Police reports are that a 47 year old man of New Bloomington, Ohio, was driving a 1997 Chevy Silverado pickup, and was stopped at a stop sign, south on Township Route 55 waiting to make a left turn onto County Route 45. The 20 year old man, Enos L. Petersheim was driving a 1999 Chevy Silverado pickup east on County Route 45. The driver of the 1997 Chevy allegedly failed to yield from a stop sign and pulled into the path of the 1999 Chevy and was struck on the right front passenger side. After it was hit the 1999 Chevy ran off the right side of the roadway and into a water filled ditch.
Those crashes that involved pickups were 14,518 that caused injuries. Green Camp, Marion, Ohio, whose population in 2011 was 1,663, suffered 2 injury crashes, which resulted in 3 persons being injured. Accidents in which vehicles struck ditches amounted to 2,164, which caused injuries in 2011. Accidents that occurred on wet roads last year amounted to 18,544. Angle crashes that caused injuries in 2011 were 20,509. Accidents that occurred in 2010 which involved drivers' failure to yield accounted for 12,165 that resulted in injuries. While those which involved ditches were 2,251 which resulted in injuries. Stop signs were a contributing factor in 7,331 injury crashes in Ohio in 2010.