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By Thomas Ryan | Vehicle Accidents | February 16, 2012
February 16, 2012 – Streetsboro, Ohio – A 68-year old man was killed when his vehicle went left-of-center on Route 14 in Streetsboro. The man struck a 2011 Kia driven by a 29-year-old woman. The force of the crash caused severe injuries to both drivers. Police are not sure why the man crossed over into oncoming traffic. The woman was taken to Akron General Hospital, where she remained hospitalized for several days. The 68-year-old man was transported to Akron City Hospital, but ultimately died from his injuries.
By Thomas Ryan | Vehicle Accidents | February 15, 2012
Lorain, Ohio – February 14, 2012 – Three people were injured in a head-on collision in Lorain, Ohio. There were two cars involved in the accident, a green Mitsubishi and red Kia. The green Mitsubishi went left of center and struck the red Kia. The Kia was driven by a 56-year old woman and her granddaughter was a passenger. The driver of the Mitsubishi was also injured in the crash. The news story regarding this accident is available here. All three passengers were taken to Mercy Regional Medical Center.
By Thomas Ryan | Vehicle Accidents | February 8, 2012
February 8, 2012 – Cleveland, Ohio – A man driving a vehicle on Cedar Avenue struck four parked cars. The driver was texting at the time of the accident. Significant damage was caused to all of the vehicles involved. The accident occurred at approximately 2:00 am. An article posted on WEWS Channel 5 does not identify the driver at fault, but states he made a statement to witnesses that he was texting at the time he hit the parked cars. The accident remains under investigation.
By Thomas Ryan | Personal-Injury | February 3, 2012
February 3, 2012 – Parma Heights, Ohio – A 77-year old Parma Heights woman was killed when she was struck by a car while he was crossing Pearl Road. The accident occurred at approximately 6:30 am while the woman was on her way to work. She was attempting to catch a bus at the time she was struck. According to WKYC, the woman was unable to recover from her head injuries and died at the hospital. The 61-year old driver of the car was taken to the police station for further questioning. The accident remains under investigation.
By Thomas Ryan | Personal-Injury | February 2, 2012
February 1, 2012 – Kent, Ohio – An 88-year old man was struck by a vehicle while walking outside his home. The accident occurred around 10 p.m. in Kent, Ohio. The victim was walking near his home and attempting to cross the street when he was struck by a passing Volkswagen. The victim was transported to Akron City Hospital by ambulance. The victim could not recover from his injuries, which ultimately caused his death.
By Thomas Ryan | Vehicle Accidents | January 31, 2012
January 27, 2011 – Springfield Township, Ohio – A Jeep Wrangler was involved in a one-car vehicle accident in Springfield Township, Ohio. The vehicle accident caused serious injuries to the two 23-year old occupants. The male driver and female passenger were both ejected from the Jeep when it crashed. According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the Jeep was rounding a curve when it struck a guard-rail and went off the road. Both the driver and passenger were taken to the hospital for their serious and potentially life threatening injuries. Officers believed alcohol played a part in the single vehicle accident.
By Thomas Ryan | Personal-Injury | January 29, 2012
Lyndhurst, Ohio – January 28, 2012 – A 50-year old Lyndhurst man was killed when he was struck by a car while he was crossing Brainard Road. According to the Plain Dealer, the man was unable to recover from his head injuries. The driver of the car was not cited, but the accident remains under investigation.
By Thomas Ryan | Wrongful Death | January 25, 2012
January 24, 2012 – Cleveland, Ohio – Two men died after a building they were working in collapsed on them. NewsChannel 5 reports that the building was under renovation. The workers were cutting down beams on the second floor when the beams fell in an unexpected direction, causing the injuries. The Plain Dealer reports the workers were on their first day of the job. The building was previously used to mix brick and mortar.