City: Ridgeville, Ohio
County: Henry, Ohio
Date of Accident: June 1, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2008 Pontiac G6
All lanes of northbound County Route 25 in Henry, Ohio, have reopened after a late evening crash that shut down the highway for about 90 minutes, according to Ohio Highway Patrol dispatchers. The accident happened about 9:35 pm. According to dispatchers, a 2008 Pontiac G6 was being driven by a 41 year old woman, Kimberly S. Helmke northbound, when she allegedly struck a deer that had entered from the east side of the roadway. The deer remained on the scene, while the woman was taken to the Fulton County Health Center by a friend to be assessed. T's Wrecker Service towed the car.
Accidents that were not a collision of two vehicles in transport were 22,448 that resulted in injuries in 2011. In Ridgeville, Henry, Ohio in 2011, the population was 1,132. There were 15 injury crashes, which resulted in 22 injuries. Accidents, which occurred when it was cloudy, were 19,791, which resulted in injuries. Accidents which involved animals in Ohio in 2010 amounted to 1,156, with 794 which involved a deer, all these resulted in injuries. Crashes that occurred when it was dark not lighted were 479 that resulted in injuries.