Westerville, OH (March 29, 2024) – Officials in the Westerville responded to the scene of major crash on Friday afternoon, March 29th. The collision occurred just after 2:00 p.m. at the intersection of North Cleveland Avenue and Polaris Parkway.

According to a report from the scene, two cars were involved in the accident. The driver of one of the vehicles was taken to Mount Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital where they died from their injuries. The driver of the other car, along with three juvenile passengers, were transported to area hospitals in undisclosed condition. There is no word on what caused the crash to take place and no one involved has been identified. Police shut down North Cleveland Avenue while they investigated the accident. Drivers were advised to find alternate routes of travel. It is not known whether any charges are expected to be filed. An investigation remains ongoing. No further information is available.

We want to offer our thoughts and condolences to all who were affected by this fatal crash in Westerville.

Injury Accidents in Ohio  Westerville, OH – One Killed, Four Hurt in Car Accident on North Cleveland Ave.

Between 2018 and 2022, more than 5,600 people tragically lost their lives on Ohio’s roadways. In 2022 alone, there were 1,180 fatalities reported. Serious and fatal car accidents take place approximately three times per day in Ohio and often innocent motorists are affected. These crashes occur for a variety of reasons but are most often caused by the negligence of one or more drivers involved.

If your family has been affected by a tragic crash, our condolences are with you. There is nothing more devastating than the loss of a family member in a car accident. No amount of money or compensation can ever replace the loss of a loved one. However, the process of seeking justice is often important to hold the appropriate parties accountable for their actions.

Here at the Attkisson Law Firm, we assist victims and family members following serious crashes in the Dayton area. Our team has successfully litigated serious crash cases for many years. We have received large verdicts and settlements on behalf of our clients. Our dedication to fighting for justice is what drives us each day. We know the difficulties that you are facing and it is important that your rights are protected and that you receive the compensation that you deserve.

Our team stands ready to help at any time. When you are in need of a tough and aggressive law firm, you can count on us to provide the necessary legal assistance. If you or a loved one have been affected by a serious or fatal car accident in Westerville, we will be there for you. Our consultations are free for all potential clients. When you work with us, there is no financial obligation until we obtain a recovery on your behalf. Please reach out to us using our online intake form or give us a call at 937-632-1175 for help with your legal claim.

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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.