City: Xenia, Ohio
County: Green, Ohio
Date of Accident: April 12, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1979 Chevrolet Silverado
A 1979 Chevy pickup crashed and caused injuries to its 18 year old driver in Xenia, Greene, Ohio, on April 12, 2013 at approximately 1:05 pm. Police reports are that the pickup was being driven north on Federal Highway 68 by the youth. He allegedly drove the vehicle off the right side of the roadway, struck a driveway, a ditch and then a tree. The youth was charged with operating his vehicle without reasonable control. Xenia Township EMS transported the youth to Miami Valley Hospital and Johnson's towed the pickup.
Accidents that were caused by improper lane change in 2011 were 3,930 of 18,992, while those that involved pickup trucks were a total of 59,405. Xenia, Greene, Ohio, whose population in 2011 was 24,164, suffered 120 injury crashes with 176 persons receiving injuries. In Ohio in 2010, accidents, which occurred and were not a collision of two vehicles in transport amounted to 23,253 for injuries. Accidents that occurred and resulted in injuries when it was cloudy amounted to 19,791. Crashes that were caused by drivers traveling at unsafe speed last year were 4, 778 that caused injuries. Accidents which resulted in injuries and involved other fixed objects were at 614 in 2010.