Washington Township, OH (April 23, 2024) – Police in Washington Township responded to the scene of an injury accident on Monday evening, April 22nd. The crash happened just before 7:00 p.m. on Woodstream Lane near the intersection with Payne Farm Lane.

According to a report from the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, a bicyclist was traveling westbound on Woodstream when they were hit by a CRV that was traveling southbound on Payne Farm Lane. The bicyclist was taken to a local hospital where they were treated for undisclosed injuries. No one involved in the crash has been identified at this time and no other injuries were reported. Police and rescue workers partially closed the road while they investigated the accident and cleared the scene. During this time, drivers were advised to avoid the scene and to find alternate routes of travel if possible. There is no word on whether any charges are expected to be filed. The crash remains under investigation at this time. No further details are available.

We want to offer our thoughts and best wishes to the injured bicyclist in the aftermath of this crash in Washington Township. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.

Bicycle Accidents in Ohio  Washington Township, OH – Bicyclist Hurt in Crash with Car on Woodstream Lane

Although not as common as other types of accidents, bicycle collisions are serious and can result in major injuries. Bicyclists are among the most vulnerable accident victims on our state’s roadways and a crash can result in catastrophic damages, including:

  • Broken bones
  • Head injuries
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Neck and spinal cord trauma
  • Disfigurement
  • Death

Under Ohio’s personal injury laws, a bicyclist who has been injured in a crash could be entitled to compensation for their injuries. This includes the right to receive compensation for their pain and suffering, lost wages, medical bills, and potentially more. The cause of the accident must be carefully investigated by authorities in order to determine who should be held legally responsible.

Here at the Attkisson Law Firm, we represent victims who have been impacted by the careless and negligent actions of other motorists. If you or a family member have been impacted by a bicycle accident in our state, you should seek legal advice at the soonest possible time. Too often, victims attempt to handle their own cases. In the process, they can make mistakes that end up costing them thousands of dollars or even the loss of their rights. You could have a limited time to act so it is important that you reach out to us about your case as soon as possible.

Our team stands ready to speak with you at any time. We offer free consultations and case evaluations for all potential and prospective clients. There is no financial obligation on your part until we obtain a recovery for you. When you need a tough and aggressive law firm, we will help you get the compensation that you deserve. To speak with a Washington Township bicycle accident attorney, please reach out to us using our online intake form or give us a call now at (937) 632-1175.