Riverside, OH (December 21, 2023) – Emergency crews were summoned to provide assistance at the scene of an automobile accident that took place in the Riverside area on Tuesday morning, December 19. The Riverside Police Department was called to the crash site at approximately 11:30 a.m.

Police reports indicate that a white 2013 Kia Forte was stopped in traffic in the area of Harshman Road and Ohio State Route 4 due to being involved in a motor vehicle collision. While stopped in the left lane of travel, the vehicle was struck by a tan 2008 Chrysler 300. The incident prompted authorities to close down the roadway. One person involved in the accident was injured. The victim, identified as 25-year-old Michelle Gooley, was transported to Miami Valley South Hospital for emergency treatment. The accident is being investigated at this time by the Riverside Police Department.

We hope Michelle Gooley is able to recover quickly.

Car Accidents in Ohio

Riverside, OH – Injuries Follow Car Crash on Harshman Rd at SR-4Each year, tens of thousands of people in Ohio are injured as a result of automobile accidents across the state. Far too often, these accidents take place due to negligent motorists. Drivers who run red lights, pass stop signs, and fail to yield to others continue to cause serious harm to innocent victims. Crashes in our state often the victims with serious injuries that affect their lives forever. Some of the most common injuries reported in collisions include

  • Internal organ injuries: Victims of car crashes suffer internal organ injuries far too often. These injuries can be life-threatening if they are not treated immediately.
  • Traumatic brain injuries: There are countless instances where victims suffer traumatic brain injuries in crashes. These injuries can require extensive medical treatment.
  • Chest injuries: We see many victims experience broken ribs and other significant chest injuries as a result of automobile accidents. These injuries can be incredibly painful.

Being involved in a car accident can leave you with physical, emotional, and financial turmoil. It is important to know that you have legal options to seek compensation for your losses. Seeking immediate representation from our experienced Riverside car accident lawyers can help you build a strong case against the responsible party and get the justice and compensation you deserve.

At The Attkisson Law Firm, we pride ourselves on providing exceptional legal services and personalized care to each and every one of our clients. Our experienced team of attorneys works tirelessly to understand your unique situation and fight for the full and fair compensation you deserve for your injuries. Our team is committed to providing each person we work with individualized legal representation to ensure their best interests and legal rights are protected at every step of the process. Trust our dedicated personal injury lawyers to be your advocate during this difficult time. Contact The Attkisson Law Firm today for a consultation at 937-276-9700. Let our team help you get the justice you deserve.

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.