Munson Twp, OH (September 28, 2021) – A Chagrin Falls man was killed and two other victims injured following an auto accident in Munson Township on Saturday, September 25.
According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, alcohol was a factor in the fatal accident. Local reports revealed that 20-year-old Ladislav T. Lubanovich of Newbury Township was traveling in a 2004 Toyota Tundra at the time of the crash. While driving on Auburn Road, the driver left the roadway.
He overcorrected and crashed into two mailboxes, two trees, and a pine tree on the left side of the street. The driver suffered serious injuries and was taken to a local hospital for treatment. A front-seat passenger, 19-year-old Montgomery Myer of Chagrin Falls, suffered fatal injuries. Another passenger, 21-year-old Hunter E. Gerber of Burton, also sustained serious injuries.
No further updates have been provided. Local officials are handling the ongoing crash investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Montgomery Myer at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Drunk Driving Accidents in Ohio
Ohio has a major drunk-driving problem. Across the country, drunk-driving-related accidents are responsible for a significant number of roadway deaths. A drunk driver kills someone every 52 minutes on average, resulting in 28 fatalities per day in the United States. Drunk-driving accidents claim the lives of about 10,000 people each year. This means a significant number of deadly car crashes involve intoxicated motorists nationwide.
After a loved one’s life is cruelly cut short due to the irresponsibility of another, family members are left with deep suffering. Healing may be a difficult battle for those left to pick up the pieces. It’s natural for people to want to grieve, and filing a lawsuit is frequently the last thing on their minds.
A wrongful death case, on the other hand, may be able to assist your family in recovering financial recompense as a result of your tragic loss. By working with an experienced Munson Township personal injury lawyer, you can increase your chances of a successful claim.
At Joseph Law Group, we go to great lengths to ensure that our clients receive the most amount of compensation possible following the death of a loved one. Our legal team has demonstrated in the past that we can get outcomes for our clients.
Munson Township Car Crash Lawyers
Our wrongful death lawyers in Munson Township can help your family get through this tough time and provide you some peace of mind while ensuring that the at-fault party is held accountable. Filing a claim against the at-fault person or their insurance provider is the first step in the recovery process.
If you have lost a family member in a fatal vehicle accident, call an Ohio car accident lawyer today at 216-522-1600.
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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.