An Ohio pizza delivery driver has turned herself in for her role in a fatal pedestrian accident that occurred on April 9. The car accident happened on State Route 64 near Brookside Drive in Swanton. According to authorities, a 30-year-old woman was walking her dog along the road when she was struck by the passing pizza delivery driver. The driver did not stop at the scene.
The public, including those in Ohio, seems to be misled when it comes to hands-free devices while driving their vehicles, according to the National Safety Council. The group conducted a nationwide survey to determine how drivers viewed the safety issue of using their digital devices while operating their vehicles and found that 80 percent of those surveyed believe that using hands-free devices is safer than handheld phones.
A 40-year-old man who was believed to be responsible for causing a fatal crash that occurred on an Ohio highway was taken into police custody on April 5. According to the report, the crash took place on Interstate 480 at approximately 11:30 p.m.
Four people were injured and one person died after a SUV rear-ended an Amish buggy in Burton. The driver of the SUV is facing charges of driving under the influence, aggravated vehicular homicide and driving with a suspended license.