The United States Department of Transportation has reported that, on average, winter weather causes over a half a million automobile crashes and about two thousand deaths per year. Driving in the presence of ice and snow is something Ohioans are prepared to deal with every year, yet some conditions, like unnatural accumulation of ice or potholes, can cause unforeseen and unavoidable dangers. [Read more…]
Bill was the designated driver. It was 3:00 a.m. He had acted responsibly by consuming only non-alcoholic beverages. After dropping off his friend, Bill drove onto the entrance ramp of I-71 from downtown Columbus. He accelerated as he entered from the left side of the freeway. Suddenly there it was. A Camaro had hit the median wall and was protruding halfway into Bill’s lane. Bill swerved immediately but at 60 miles per hour, he didn’t have time to avoid a collision. The front of his Camry struck the Camaro. [Read more…]
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