Accident Closes SR 146

by Katie Jeffries on December 10, 2009

An accident on State Route 146 sent one woman to the hospital and had traffic backed up for miles.

The two-car accident occurred around 515 Thursday evening at State Route 146 near Dillon Hills Drive.

"Driver of the second vehicle, the Honda Accord, looked down to pick up her cell phone and rear ended the white Suburban," says Trooper Todd Henry with the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

The driver of the Accord was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Trooper Henry says the driver of the Accord will be charged with failure to assure clear distance ahead. The Ohio State Highway Patrol and Falls Township EMS repsonded to the accident.


Katie Jeffries