City: Ohio City, Ohio
County: Van Wert, Ohio
Date of Accident: June 7, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2001 Cadillac / 2001 Ford Ranger
An improper turn was allegedly the cause of a crash that occurred in Ohio City, Van Wert, Ohio that resulted in injuries for two people, a 79-year-old woman of Ohio City, Ohio and a 19 year old woman. On June 7, 2013 at approximately 11:39 am, reports from the police are that the woman was driving a 2001 Cadillac midsize car, south on State Route 118, when she attempted to turn left onto Carmean Street. The vehicle was allegedly struck by a 2001 Ford Ranger that was being driven by the 19 year old woman. She was transported by Ohio City EMS to Van Wert County Hospital and then cited. The younger woman was transported by Bickner EMS to Van Wert Hospital. Superior towed the Caddy and Straightline towed the SUV.
In Ohio in 2011, Ohio City, Van Wert, Ohio suffered 1 injury crash, which resulted in 1 injury. Ohio City had a population of 784. Those crashes that involved pickups were 14,518 that caused injuries. Angle crashes that caused injuries in 2011 were 20,509. Full size cars were 12,665 that were involved in injury crashes in 2011. Accidents which involved improper turns and caused injuries amount to 1,441.