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Sycamore, OH – Injuries Reported in Two-Vehicle Crash on I-71 near MM 11.6

By Burg Simpson
July 13, 2021
4 min read
Sycamore, OH – Injuries Reported in Two-Vehicle Crash on I-71 near MM 11.6

Sycamore, OH (July 13, 2021) – Emergency crews were notified that a crash took place in the Township of Sycamore that required assistance on Monday evening. At around 8 p.m., on July 12, the Ohio State Highway Patrol responded to the site of a crash on Interstate 71.

Reports from authorities show that a collision between a white 2018 Hyundai Elantra and a silver 2012 Kia Optima occurred on the right lanes of southbound Interstate 71 near mile marker 11.6. The impact of the crash caused the Kia to go off the road and crash into the concrete median. The driver of the Hyundai, an 18-year-old female, and her passenger, a 21-year-old male, were both injured in the accident. The female was transported to Jewish Hospital for care. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in Cincinnati, Ohio

Regrettably, over 60,000 people are hospitalized every year with injuries following motor vehicle accidents in the state of Ohio. Statistics show that more than 80% of collisions are caused by driver actions. The majority of accidents ending in injuries are caused by drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol, speeding, failed to yield the right-of-way, or are distracted while operating their vehicles. When victims are injured in accidents due to these and other acts of negligence, they may have legal options available to them. In Ohio, victims are able to pursue legal actions against at-fault drivers to get justice.

Victims who are hurt in accidents caused by negligent actors may be entitled to compensation to help cover some of the economic and non-economic damages they face. These damages include obtaining compensation for:

  • Lost wages or earnings
  • Medical costs and long-term care expenses
  • Vehicle repairs and replacement fees
  • Pain and suffering
  • Mental anguish
  • Loss of consortium

Victims who are injured in traffic-related incidents caused by negligent parties can retain the legal assistance of a skilled legal team for their best chances of recovering. Seeking the assistance of a knowledgeable Cincinnati car accident attorney at your earliest convenience can make a world of difference when it comes to your ability to protect your legal rights and get the justice you deserve.

The Ohio personal injury attorneys at Burg Simpson have decades of combined experience fighting on behalf of victims throughout Hamilton County who have been injured in motor vehicle accidents due to the negligence of others. Our team is committed to ensuring our clients are in the best position possible to get the justice they deserve. We provide effective, aggressive, and responsive representation to our clients to ensure their best interests are protected throughout the entire legal process. Our law firm stops at nothing to ensure our clients are in the best position possible to move forward from their crashes. Our attorneys will review your case, identify all liable parties, and pursue legal options available to hold them accountable. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Cincinnati today by calling 800-713-9340 & 513-852-5600. Don’t wait to get started protecting your legal rights.

Note: Independent sources were used in the creation of this post.  These sources include news reports, police reports, eye-witness reports, social media reports, and first-hand accounts about the injury accident. For that reason, the facts pertaining to the specific events surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our writing team. If there is any information that is not correct about a specific incident or if you would prefer that the post be removed, please reach out to us as soon as possible so that we can make the correction or remove the post.  

Disclaimer: At the personal injury law firm of Burg Simpson, we have made it our mission to give back to our local community members. We have dedicated our careers to changing peoples’ lives for the better by fighting for them in court to ensure that they receive fair and full compensation for their injuries and damages after suffering an injury.  We hope these posts will help bring awareness to the dangers of driving and will remind members of our communities to practice safer driving habits and take the necessary precautions to prevent being injured. This is not a solicitation for business. The information in this post should not be misconstrued as medical advice or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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