Cleveland, OH (February 11, 2024) – The Cleveland Police Department confirmed that 22-year-old Ie'Ajah Owens of Toledo, Ohio, was injured in a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Thursday, February 8. The accident was reported to law enforcement at approximately 4:45 p.m.
Reports from the Cleveland Police Department indicate that a silver 2018 Nissan Rogue was traveling west through the intersection of Chester Avenue and 30th Street during the evening hours. As the vehicle proceeded forward, it collided with a white 2015 Chevrolet Equinox. The driver of the Chevrolet Equinox, identified as Owens, stated that the Nissan Rogue ran a red light and crashed into her vehicle. EMS responded to the scene to render aid to Owens. Owens was then transported to Metro Hospital for emergency care. At this time, the incident is being investigated.
Our thoughts are with Ie'Ajah Owens as we hope for her full recovery.
In the aftermath of a motor vehicle accident, time is of the essence when it comes to gathering evidence for a personal injury claim. In Ohio, this is especially critical as the Department of Transportation deletes crucial video footage within 72 hours. Seeking legal guidance from a dedicated attorney is essential to ensure you have strong evidence of reckless driving or other negligent actions to support your personal injury claim against the person who caused you harm.
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