Northwood, OH (February 12, 2024) – One person was transported to a local hospital with injuries following a motor vehicle accident in the Northwood area. The Northwood Police Department was notified of the crash at around 6:50 p.m. on February 10.
According to reports, a dark blue 2016 Jeep Compass was heading westbound through the intersection of Wales Road and Tracy Road during the evening hours. At the same time, a gray 2019 Dodge Journey was traveling through the same intersection. The driver of the Dodge Journey stated that she did not see the Jeep Compass. As a result, the two vehicles collided. One person involved in the crash was injured. The victim, 43-year-old Angelina Santa Maria Schilt, was transported by Northwood EMS to Mercy Health — St. Charles Hospital in Toledo for emergency care. At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope Angelina Santa Maria Schilt recovers quickly from her injuries.
After being involved in a motor vehicle accident, it is vital that you have strong evidence in support of your claim. One of the best pieces of evidence that you have for your case is recorded video footage of the accident occurring. In Ohio, the Department of Transportation and various commercial businesses have cameras on our roadways that record footage, which can be invaluable for you. Unfortunately, this footage is deleted within days of an accident taking place. For this reason, it is imperative that you seek legal representation from a dedicated Ohio car accident lawyer as soon as possible to ensure you have this evidence for your claim.
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