Harrison Township, OH (March 12, 2024) – Police in the Harrison Township area responded to the scene of a pedestrian crash with injuries on Monday, March 11th. The accident occurred around 8:50 a.m. at the intersection of North Dixie Drive and Needmore Road.

According to police, a 2012 Toyota Scion driven by Tera Bragg, of Dayton, was traveling southbound on North Dixie Drive. Bragg entered the left-hand turn lane and tried to make a left turn onto Needmore Road. While turning left, Bragg failed to yield the right of way to a pedestrian crossing the road in a marked crosswalk. Bragg’s vehicle struck the pedestrian, identified as Grace Malone, of Trotwood. Following the accident, Malone was taken to Miami Valley Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. Following an investigation, Bragg was charged with failure to yield the right of way. The crash remains under investigation at this time. There is no word on whether any charges are expected to be filed. No further details have been released.

We want to offer our thoughts and best wishes to the family of Grace Malone following this car accident in Harrison Township. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.

Ohio Pedestrian Accidents  Harrison Township, OH – Pedestrian Accident with Injuries on Needmore Rd.

Car accidents in Ohio result in injuries to more than 60,000 motorists each year. On average, over 250,000 crashes are reported on our state’s roadways. The majority of these accidents will be caused by negligent motorists and will affect innocent drivers and passengers. Among the most common causes of Ohio car accidents are speeding, reckless driving, failing to yield at intersections, impaired driving, and distraction.

An Ohio car accident can have a major impact on your life. Crashes can result in serious physical injuries, such as broken bones, head trauma, soft tissue injuries, and neck and spinal cord trauma. Injuries suffered in a car accident can lead to extensive and costly medical care, the inability to work, and painful physical ailments. If you or a loved one have been injured in a crash, you should seek legal help at the soonest possible time.

The experienced car accident attorneys at Attkisson Law Firm can help when you have been affected by a car accident in Harrison Township and surrounding areas. We have years of experience helping injured victims and we use this experience to help victims and family members receive the compensation that they deserve. The aftermath of a crash can be frustrating and overwhelming but we are here to assist you during this time of need. Before speaking with an insurance company or other third party about your case, give us a call to see how we can be of assistance.

Our firm is standing by to take your call at any time. We have a team of lawyers and legal professionals who are dedicated to maximizing your recovery and securing your future. When you meet with us, we will go over the facts of your case and all of your legal options. Our consultations are always free for all potential and prospective clients. To schedule your time to speak with a Harrison Township 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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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.