City: Freedom, Ohio
County: Wood, Ohio
Date of Accident: June 7, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2011 Hyundai Sonata / 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt
Two women and a man sustained injuries in an accident that occurred in Freedom, Wood, Ohio on June 7, 2013 at approximately 5:15 pm. Reports from the police are that a 37 year old woman was driving a 2011 Hyundai Sonata midsize car and stopped north on State Route 199 at Federal Highway 6. A 29 year old woman, Katey L. Minch was driving a 2006 Chevy Cobalt compact car east on Federal Highway 6. The woman allegedly failed to yield from the stop sign, turned left onto Federal Highway 6 and was struck by the Chevy. Both drivers and an occupant of the Hyundai, Matthew T. Alexander of Wayne, Ohio, sustained injuries. They were treated at the scene and the driver of the Hyundai Charged. Snyder's towed the Hyundai and World Truck towed the Chevy.
Accidents that occurred in 2010 which involved drivers' failure to yield accounted for 12,165, while those, which were angle crashes, were 21,458, which resulted in injuries in 2010. In Freedom, Wood, Ohio, whose population was 2,695 in 2011, there were 21 injury crashes, which resulted in 38 injuries. Accidents that occurred and resulted in injuries when it was cloudy amounted to 19,791. There were 6,808 accidents that involved vehicles running stop signs in 2011. Compact cars were involved in 18,796 injury crashes in 2011.