Dayton, OH (March 18, 2024) – Police in Dayton responded to the scene of a two-vehicle injury accident on Monday, March 18th. The accident occurred around 7:50 a.m. on South Smithville Road near US Highway 35.

According to a report from the scene, Cassidy Lake, of Dayton, was traveling southbound on South Smithville Road. Lake tried to make a left turn onto US 35 but failed to yield the right of way to a 2007 Hyundai Accent, driven by Jeanette Roesner, of Centerville. The two cars collided with each other in the intersection. Roesner suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was treated by the Dayton EMS. There is no word on her condition at this time. Following an investigation, Lake was charged with failing to yield the right of way. There is no additional information available at this time.

We want to offer our thoughts and best wishes to Jeanette Roesner following this car accident in Dayton. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.

Ohio Car Accidents  Dayton, OH – Two-Car Injury Crash on South Smithville Rd.

Being the victim of an Ohio car accident can come at a great cost. While some crashes result in only property damage and no injury, other accidents can lead to serious and painful injuries for victims. Most crashes in our state take place because of the actions of one or more careless drivers. These drivers fail to pay attention to their surroundings or otherwise ignore the traffic safety laws. The result of this is a crash that could have been prevented that also affects innocent motorists.

If you or a loved one were hurt in an Ohio car accident, you likely have many questions regarding your situation. You may wonder about your future and how you can be compensated for your losses. When your legal rights have been violated, it is best to speak with an attorney about your options as soon as possible. Ohio’s car accident laws allow victims to bring a claim but there are certain steps and procedures that must be followed in order to ensure that you are fully protected.

Here at Attkisson Law Firm, we represent clients in Dayton and throughout Montgomery County. Our team of dedicated attorneys and legal professionals will be here for you every step of the way. We know that an injury accident can turn your world upside down in just a matter of seconds. Our firm will fight for your legal rights and the compensation that you need to help you move forward.

We are standing by to speak with you at any time. When you need a tough and aggressive law firm, we can help you get the results that you are seeking. We provide a free consultation and case analysis for all potential and prospective clients. To schedule your time to speak with a Dayton car accident lawyer, please reach out to us using our online intake form or give us a call at (937) 632-1175.

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