Akron, OH – Woman Killed in Accident East Ave & Nordica AveOhio & Indiana Legal News
Akron, OH (July 9, 2020) – A 35-year-old woman lost her life in a two-car collision in Akron on Wednesday morning, July 8. The crash occurred at the corner of East Avenue and Nordica Avenue at around 1:10 a.m. Initial reports revealed that a 28-year-old male driving a 2013 Dodge Durango south on East Avenue when he collided with 2008 Jeep Compass.
The Durango reportedly veered across the centerline and collided head-on with the Jeep. Both the driver of the Durango and the 33-year-old male passenger of Jeep suffered injuries in the crash. The driver of the Jeep was killed on impact.
No charges have been filed at this time. An ongoing investigation into the accident is currently in progress.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Head-On Accidents in Akron
Head-on collisions have a notably higher fatality rate compared to other types of crashes. These crashes often occur at high-speed, magnifying the force of impact. Head-on crashes are only involved in nearly 2% of crashes but are responsible for 10% of deadly crashes each year. According to the Federal Highway Administration, head-on crashes have a nearly 58% fatality rate.
The pain, grief, and emotional trauma associated with the death of a family member can be overwhelming. Families involved in wrongful death cases often suffer from serious financial losses, both immediately and in the future. Some of these losses include the deceased’s medical care, burial costs, and lost future earnings. Family members who have lost a loved one often do not know what to do in order to recover the compensation they deserve.
An experienced Ohio wrongful death attorney can explain your rights and help you through the process of filing a wrongful death lawsuit. The legal team at the Green Law Firm is here to fight for your legal rights and make sure you get justice for your lost loved one. If you have lost a loved one due to another’s negligence, contact us today at (513) 769-0840 to discuss your case with an attorney who cares.
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