Toledo, OH – Neocles Leontis Killed in Collision at OH-25 & Nims RdOhio & Indiana Legal News
Toledo, OH (December 10, 2020) – A man was killed Tuesday night, December 8, following a vehicle collision near Toledo.
The accident reportedly occurred near the intersection of OH-25 and Nims Road. At around 6 p.m. that evening, a vehicle driven by Neocles Leontis was traveling southbound on the highway when he crossed the centerline. Leontis collided with two oncoming vehicles in the northbound lanes.
Leontis suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. Multiple other parties were transported to a nearby medical facility for the treatment of sustained injuries. No further information on the crash is currently available.
An ongoing investigation into the deadly accident is currently underway.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Neocles Leontis at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly Car Crashes in Ohio
Car accidents are the leading cause of death and serious injury for Ohio residents. Driving is the most dangerous thing that we do nearly every single day, and anytime you are traveling in a motor vehicle, you are at risk of being injured in a serious crash. According to data from the Ohio State Highway Patrol, there were 1,131 deadly collisions reported across the state in 2017. A total of 65,140 car accidents took place in Ohio that year.
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