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Sycamore, OH- Two-Vehicle Crash on I-71 near MM 13.4 Ends in Injuries

By Burg Simpson
August 4, 2021
4 min read

Sycamore, OH (August 4, 2021) – On Monday evening, August 2, an automobile accident was reported to have resulted in multiple injuries. Authorities say that around 5:30 p.m., first responders were requested at the scene of a two-vehicle accident on Interstate 71.

Reports from local authorities indicate that a collision between a black 2014 Ford Fusion and a blue 2017 Chevrolet Equinox occurred on northbound Interstate 71 near mile marker 13.4. The incident resulted in injuries. Medic 92 rendered aid to a 50-year-old female who was inside the Chevrolet. At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation.

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

Car Accidents in Cincinnati, Ohio

Motor vehicle crashes in Cincinnati impact the lives of thousands of people every year. In many instances, those involved in collisions are left with serious injuries that hinder their ability to perform various tasks. Working, enjoying activities, and simply spending time with family can be a hassle when dealing with painful injuries. Many people are left with broken bones, spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and other debilitating conditions that dramatically impact their health and wellbeing.

Regrettably, nearly 80% of crashes in Ohio are caused by driver actions. No matter how safe you are, and how considerate you are of other motorists, there is no way to prevent other motorists from engaging in negligent actions. There are countless instances where people are harmed by drivers who engage in various actions, including:

  • Not obeying the rules of the road
  • Texting or using their phones while driving
  • Speeding
  • Driving in unfamiliar areas
  • Running red lights and passing stop signs
  • Driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol

These and other negligent actions by motorists continue to cause problems for people every day in Cincinnati and across the entire state. When victims are harmed in accidents, due to the negligence of others, a skilled Cincinnati car accident attorney can help them hold at-fault parties accountable. A responsive legal team can investigate your accident, identify all liable parties, and help you pursue legal options available to recover compensation for your injuries and damages.

The skilled and knowledgeable Ohio personal injury attorneys at Burg Simpson have decades of experience fighting to protect victims across Ohio who have been hurt in accidents due to the negligence of other motorists. Our team provides responsive representation for our clients that truly reflects their individual needs and best interests.

Our personal injury attorneys wholeheartedly believe that victims should never be forced to spend their own money to cover medical costs, care expenses, and repair fees due to the negligence of others and we are committed to helping those harmed hold negligent parties accountable. If you have been injured in an accident, due to the actions of another person, contact our personal injury attorneys in Cincinnati at 800-713-9340 & 513-852-5600 to see how we can help you.

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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