City: Claridon, Ohio
County: Geauga, Ohio
Date of Accident: July 2, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 1998 Oldsmobile
A 31 year old man narrowly escaped serious injuries following an accident that occurred in Claridon, Ohio, and resulted in his injuries on July 13, 2013 at approximately 12:17 pm. According to police reports, the man was driving a 1998 Oldsmobile full size car south on Taylor Wells Road when it was allegedly driven off the right side of the roadway. The car struck two light poles, a fence and continued through a field where it struck another fence and a tree. The man was transported by Chardon Township Fire/EMS to Geauga. He was later charged with operating his vehicle without reasonable control. Frank's towed the car.
In Ohio in 2010 accidents that occurred on the roadside amounted to 27,047, of which 8,918 resulted in injuries. In Claridon, Geauga Ohio, in 2011, there were 21 injury crashes, which resulted in 32 injuries; the population of Claridon in 2011 was 3,173. Trees that were involved in accidents amounted to 2,731 in 2011. Those accidents, which were because of improper lane changes, were 3,823, which caused injuries. Those accidents which involved full sized vehicles were 13,554 which caused injuries. The accident involved a fence, in 2010 there were 1,148 which involved a fence, which resulted in injuries.