Elyria, OH (November 1, 2021) – On Friday, October 29, two people lost their lives following a motor vehicle accident in Elyria.
The deadly crash occurred at the intersection of OH-113 and OH-57. Emergency responders were sent to the scene at around 3 a.m. that morning. Two vehicles were involved in the collision, a Cadillac Deville and a Ford Focus.
Both drivers sustained fatal injuries in the impact. The driver of the Ford was identified as a 41-year-old Elyria woman. The Cadillac driver was a 21-year-old man from North Ridgeville. A passenger in the Cadillac was also injured in the impact.
An ongoing accident investigation is being managed by local law enforcement officials.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly Auto Accidents in Ohio
In the United States, automobile accidents are the leading cause of death and injury. The riskiest thing most of us do every day is getting behind the wheel. You’re always in danger of collision with another vehicle when you’re driving. In the United States, around 6 million people are harmed in car accidents each year, resulting in an estimated 3 million injuries. Car accidents claim the lives of tens of thousands of people every year.
People who have been wrongly injured in a car accident may be able to get help from a knowledgeable Elyria personal injury attorney.
When a loved one’s life is brutally cut short due to someone else’s recklessness, family members are devastated. Healing may be a challenging task for those left to pick up the pieces. People are grieving for a number of reasons, and the last thing on their minds is often a lawsuit.
A wrongful death case may be able to assist your family in pursuing financial compensation as a result of your tragic loss. You can increase your chances of winning your case by contacting an experienced Elyria car accident lawyer.
We at Joseph Law Group go to great lengths to ensure that our clients obtain the most amount of compensation possible following the death of a loved one. Our legal team has a track record of achieving excellent outcomes for our clients.
Elyria Car Accident Lawyers
Our Elyria wrongful death lawyers can assist you and your family in getting through this terrible time by providing peace of mind and ensuring that the person or entity responsible is held accountable. The filing of a claim against the at-fault party or their insurance company is the initial step in the recovery process.
If you have lost a loved one in a tragic event, call an Ohio catastrophic injury lawyer at 216-522-1600.
Note: Our writers use outside sources when writing these posts. These outside sources include but are not limited to news outlet reports, local and state police accident reports, social media posts, eyewitness accounts, and other sources about accidents that take place in and around the Greater Elyria area. We do not independently verify the facts surrounding this injury accident. If there is something inaccurate in our story, please notify us immediately so that we can correct the post as soon as possible. We will remove a story if requested.
Disclaimer: Our team of attorneys at Joseph Law Group has been helping injured victims and their families throughout the state of Ohio for decades. We hope that these posts will be a reminder to our community members to use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle to avoid and prevent being involved in a serious accident that results in injury. This is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene.