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Vienna Twp., OH – Man Loses Life in SR-82 Crash at Sodom Hutchings Rd

Vienna Twp., OH (February 12, 2024) – The Ohio State Highway Patrol confirmed that a 93-year-old man lost his life as a result of a fatal collision that occurred in Vienna Township on Sunday morning, February 11.

According to reports provided by OSHP, at around 10:30 a.m., a pickup truck was traveling south on Sodom Hutchings Road. For unknown reasons, the vehicle failed to yield to a car traveling eastbound through the intersection on Ohio State Route 82. As a result, the pickup truck crashed into the car, causing severe damage. The driver of the car, identified as John Dragan, was severely injured. He was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital, where he unfortunately passed away from his injuries. No other injuries were reported. The Ohio State Highway Patrol and the Vienna Township Police Department are investigating the incident.

We offer our sympathies to the family of John Dragan at this time.

A car slowing down on a highway.Losing a loved one unexpectedly is an incredibly difficult experience, and it’s even worse when it is caused by a motor vehicle accident that could have been prevented. During this difficult time, it is vital that you have a skilled legal team by your side to ensure your family’s rights are protected.

At Merriman Legal, LLC, we understand the overwhelming toll of losing a family member due to someone else's negligence. Our team is dedicated to providing compassionate and experienced legal representation for families in Ohio who have lost a loved one in such tragic circumstances. We are committed to seeking justice for your loved ones while allowing you the time and space to grieve and heal.

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