Delaware, OH (March 11, 2024) – Officials in Delaware County responded to the scene of a deadly accident on Monday, March 11th. The crash happened around 10:40 a.m. along Route 36 near Township Road 33.

Police say that 61-year-old William Stewart was driving a 2002 Ford F-150 southbound on Township Road. At the same time, a 2019 Freightliner commercial semi-truck was traveling westbound. Stewart’s truck and the semi-truck collided with each other. Stewart suffered critical injuries int he accident. He was taken to Ohio State University Medical Center where he later succumbed to his injuries. The semi-truck driver was not injured in the collision. The accident remains under investigation at this time. No further information has been released.

We want to offer our thoughts and condolences to the family of William Stewart following this fatal car accident in Delaware.

Car Accidents in Ohio  Delaware, OH – One Dead in Semi-Truck Crash on Rte. 36

Car accidents in Ohio affect thousands of people every year. According to statistics maintained by the Ohio Department of Public Safety, about 60,000 injuries are reported in our state annually due to car accidents. These injuries cause harm not only to the victims but also to family members and loved ones. A crash can impact nearly every area of your life, including your ability to work and earn a living. If you were not at fault for this accident, you should be prepared to take legal action in order to protect your rights.

Ohio law provides victims with the option of filing a claim when they have been injured in a crash. Before you take any legal steps, however, you should speak with an attorney about how you should proceed. Unfortunately, there are some common mistakes that crash victims make. They may speak with an insurance adjuster before talking to an attorney. They may even try to settle their own cases. While these actions may seem correct, they can jeopardize your case by harming its value.

Here at Attkisson Law Firm, we can help when you have been injured in an Ohio car accident. We know that the accident has caused major disruptions to your life. Our firm wants to help return you to a sense of normalcy so that you can get back on your feet again. While no amount of money can change the fact that the accident occurred, you can receive compensation to help offset many of your unexpected expenses.

Our team is here and ready to speak with you at any time.  We provide a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. At the consultation, we will go over your rights and explain how they apply to the current situation. We handle most cases on a contingency fee basis so there is no obligation until we have acheived a recovery on your behalf. To schedule a time to speak with a car accident attorney in Delaware Ohio, please reach out to us using the link on our website or give us a call at (937) 632-1175.

Note: Our team of writers utilizes a variety of external sources to gather information to produce this post. These sources range from news outlet reports and local and state police reports to social media posts, eyewitness accounts, and other relevant data concerning accidents in Dayton and throughout Ohio. While we strive for accuracy, we do not independently verify the facts surrounding these injury accidents. If you discover any inaccuracies in our reports, please inform us immediately. We are committed to correcting errors -promptly. Additionally, we will consider removing a story if requested. 

Disclaimer: For many years, the attorneys at Attkisson Law Firm have dedicated themselves to assisting injured accident victims and their families throughout Ohio. We want to encourage everyone to slow down and operate motor vehicles with caution. Please note this post is not an attempt to solicit business. The information provided herein should not be considered medical or legal advice. Additionally, the photograph accompanying this post was not taken at the accident scene.