43-Year-Old Columbus Man Killed Saturday on East Side in Head-On Crash

OH head on car accident

Shannon Davis, 43, of Columbus, was killed in a head-on car crash on Saturday, July 16, 2022. The car accident occurred at approximately 9:00 am on Nelson Rd near East Broad Street on the east side of Columbus.

The police report identifies the other driver as Ramla Omar, 25, of Gahanna.

According to the police report, the deceased traveled left of center causing the head-on collision.

Both drivers were transported with serious injuries to Grant Hospital where Mr. Davis was pronounced dead. The other driver was later upgraded from critical to stable condition.

It is not clear what caused the deceased to travel left of center. It appears that drugs or alcohol may have played a factor. The deceased was tested for drugs and alcohol, results unknown at this time.

Neither driver was wearing a seat belt according to the police report.

For your safety, a seat belt should always be worn when traveling in a car. Children should also be properly restrained in a rear facing child seat or booster seat.

If you or a loved one are involved in a serious head-on motor vehicle collision that is not your fault, you may be entitled to compensation.
Geoff Jones is a Columbus car accident lawyer from The Jones Firm who handles serious head-on car accident and motor vehicle accident injury cases.

Contact us today for a free case review.

Author Bio

Geoff Jones is the CEO and Managing Partner of The Jones Firm, a personal injury law firm in Columbus, Ohio. With years of experience in personal injury law, he has zealously represented clients in a wide range of legal matters, including car accidents, medical malpractice, slip and falls, wrongful death, and other cases.

Geoff received his Juris Doctor from the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law and is a member of the Columbus Bar Association. He has received numerous accolades for his work, including being selected to Super Lawyers Rising Stars for 2022-2023.

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