Columbus, OH – Man Killed in Deadly Crash at I-71 & Polaris PkwyOhio & Indiana Legal News
Columbus, OH (November 26, 2020) – One person was killed and another critically injured following a multi-vehicle collision in the Columbus area on Tuesday, November 24.
The site of the accident was reportedly located near the intersection of Interstate 71 and Polaris Parkway. Emergency responders and local law enforcement officials were dispatched to the scene at around 8:08 p.m. that evening. Local sources revealed that a 2007 Honda Accord driven by 18-year-old Kelsey Watson was traveling northbound on the interstate when she struck a stopped 2008 Hyundai Elantra.
The Elantra contained two occupants, 31-year-old Princess Mosley and a Columbus man. The man was transported to OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital in critical condition and later pronounced dead. Mosley suffered serious injuries and was taken to Riverside Methodist for treatment.
No further information is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the deadly accident is underway.
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 her family in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly Car Accidents in Ohio
Deadly car accidents happen daily across Ohio, and vehicle collisions are the leading cause of death of serious injury for state residents. It is impossible to completely prevent serious car accidents, and even the safest drivers are at risk of suffering life-threatening injuries in the event of a collision. In 2017, there were 65,140 car accidents reported across the state, resulting in 1,131 vehicle fatalities. More than 18,000 people suffered injuries in Ohio car crashes that year.
The pain, grief, and emotional trauma associated with the death of a family member can be overwhelming, especially if the accident was caused by a negligent or reckless driver. Families involved in Ohio wrongful death cases often suffer from serious financial losses, both immediately and in the future, that require the help of a qualified wrongful death attorney. 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 Cincinnati wrongful death lawsuit to pursue the compensation that you deserve after the loss of a loved one. 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 while ensuring that the responsible party is held accountable. 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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