City: Harrison, Ohio
County: Licking, Ohio
Date of Accident: May 20, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2004 Yamaha / 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt
A 61 year old man of Delaware, Ohio, Robert A. Koon, who was driving a 2004 Yamaha motorcycle, north on County Route 40 in Harrison, Delaware, Ohio, was injured in a crash and transported by West Licking EMS to Grant Medical on May 20, 2013 at approximately 3:15 pm. Reports from the OHSP are that the man was traveling north on County Route 40, while a 2006 Chevy Cobalt midsize car was being driven by a 17 year old girl, west on County Route 138. She allegedly failed to stop at the stop sign and traveled into the motorcycle's lane of travel. The motorcycle driver tried to use evasive action and lost control. The motorcycle ran off the right side of the roadway. The girl was charged.
Mid size, vehicles that were involved in accidents in 2011 were 41,253 of 158,786, which caused injuries. Harrison, Licking, Ohio had a population of 6,494 in 2010; there were 27 injury crashes which resulted in 46 injuries. Accidents that occurred in 2010 which involved drivers' failure to yield accounted for 12,165 that resulted in injuries. Accidents, which involved other non-collision, were 667, which caused injuries. Motorcycle accidents were 3,430 which resulted in injuries.