Greenville Township, OH (January 15, 2024) – One person was killed in a multiple car accident in Greenville Township on Monday, January 15th. The crash occurred around 5:00 p.m. on US Highway 127 near the intersection with Childrens Home Bradford Road.
According to a report from the scene, two vehicles were involved in the collision. Deputies with the Darke County Sheriff’s Office were among the first agencies to arrive. According to a report, a Chrysler and a Dodge pickup truck collided with one another. Police say that the Chrysler was traveling eastbound on Childrens Home Road when the driver failed to yield to the Dodge pickup. The ensuing collision caused the Dodge to overturn. An adult male occupant of the Dodge suffered critical injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. Two adults and a child in the Dodge were transported to a hospital with undisclosed injuries. The driver of the Chrysler was taken to the hospital, also with undisclosed injuries. No one involved in the accident has been identified.
Police are still investigating the crash. There is no additional information available at this time.
We want to offer our thoughts and condolences to those who were affected by this fatal car accident in Greenville Township.
Fatal Car Accidents in Ohio
Ohio’s roadways can be dangerous for motorists. According to the Ohio Department of Public Safety, more than 1,100 people are tragically killed in statewide car accidents each year. Many of these accidents are caused by negligent and careless drivers and affect innocent motorists. Speeding, failing to yield, distraction, and impairment are among the most common causes of serious and fatal collisions in our state.
When you or a loved one have been affected by a serious crash, you are likely going through a very difficult and unprecedented time. During this period, it is normal to wonder what your future will hold. It is important to know that you may have certain valuable legal rights.
Here at Attkisson Law Firm, we have years of experience helping injured victims and their families. We know the steps that need to be taken in order to help you obtain the compensation that you deserve. While there is nothing more devastating than the loss of a loved one, obtaining compensation can help to offset some of the unexpected expenses that you are facing. You may have a limited time to act so it is important to reach out to us as soon as possible in order to ensure that your rights are protected.
We are standing by to speak with you at any time. Our firm provides free consultations for all potential and prospective clients. Before you speak with the insurance company or other third party, you should have an attorney working for you. There is no financial obligation until we obtain a recovery on your behalf. To speak with a wrongful death lawyer in Greenville Township, please reach out to us us using our online intake form or give us a call at (937) 632-1175.
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