Colerain, OH – One Dead, Another Injured in Crash on I-275Ohio & Indiana Legal News
Colerain, OH (November 16, 2020) – A deadly car accident in Colerain Township on Friday afternoon, November 13, left one dead and another injured.
According to local reports, the deadly collision took place on Interstate 275 at Colerain Avenue. A driver had reportedly stolen a vehicle following a hit-and-run accident in Springfield Township, Ohio. The driver reportedly crashed into multiple vehicles that were waiting at a green light near the intersection.
The driver of the stolen car sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. Another injured party was transported to a nearby medical facility for the treatment of sustained injuries. No other updates on the accident are currently available.
An ongoing investigation into the deadly crash is currently in progress.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Reckless Driving Crashes in Ohio
Reckless driving is responsible for a significant percentage of car crashes reported across the country each year. On average, human error is involved in nearly 90% of reported collisions. Reckless drivers are at fault for an estimated 13,000 deadly car accidents each year, making up nearly one-third of reported traffic fatalities. The most common cause of serious car accidents in Ohio is distracted driving, which has grown dramatically in recent years.
In Ohio, other drivers owe a duty to use reasonable care when operating a motor vehicle. Unfortunately, many drivers in the state breach this duty and cause catastrophic car accidents. The resulting damages following a car accident can impact a victim’s life. The driver who is responsible for causing an Ohio car accident can be held responsible for any resulting injuries. Before you discuss your claim with an insurance company, you should consult with a qualified Cincinnati car crash attorney.
When you are injured in an Ohio car accident, you need to pursue a personal injury claim in order to recover lost compensation. Obtaining legal advice and representation is essential in the early stages. The Green Law Firm will protect your rights when dealing with the authorities or insurance companies, and our experienced legal team will help you construct a strong case to fight for the compensation you deserve. If you have been injured by a negligent driver, contact our law offices today at (513)769-0840 to see how we can help.
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