City: Rome, Ohio
County: Lawrence, Ohio
Date of Accident: April 12, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2012 Toyota Corolla / 1996 Toyota Tacoma
Two people, 44 year old Kelly M. Christian of Proctorville, Ohio, and a 50 year old man of Huntington, West Virginia, were involved in a crash which saw them nursing injuries on April 12, 2012 at approximately 7:20 am. Police reports are that a 2012 Toyota Corolla, being driven by Christian and a 1996 Toyota Tacoma pickup, being driven by the man were headed north on State Route 7. The driver of the car was stopped at a red light at the intersection of State Route 7 and State Route 775. The driver of the pickup was allegedly unable to stop and struck the car in the rear. Lawrence County EMS transported the woman to St. Mary's hospital and the man was treated at the scene for injuries they received.
Those accidents, which involved a traffic signal in 2010, were 14,038, which resulted in injuries. Rome, Lawrence, Ohio, whose population in 2011 was 8,694, suffered 34 injury crashes, which resulted in 45 injuries. Accidents, which involved pickup trucks in 2010, were 14,862, which caused injuries. Accidents that were rear end crashes in 2011 were 22,056 of 81,986 in Ohio. Compact cars were involved in 18,796 injury crashes in 2011. Accidents in which drivers failed to maintain an assured clear distance ahead were 18,889 in 2011. Accidents that occurred on wet roads in 2011 amounted to 18,544.