Thornville Man Injured Seriously in Evening Crash

by Emily Baird on November 14, 2009

A Thornville man is seriously injured and MedFlighted to the Ohio State University Medical Center after an evening accident on National Road/US 40.

It happened around 4:30 p.m..

Trooper Michael Wilson, of the Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol, says Erika Brindger was backing onto the roadway. He says Kristopher Lasure-who was traveling eastbound-saw Brindger, went off the right side of the road, overcorrected, and then went off the left side of the road into a guardrail. Wilson says it caused Lasure to go airborne into a tree and roll over several times.

Wilson says Brindger was sighted for improperly backing onto a roadway.