LIVERPOOL TWP. — An off-duty North Olmsted police officer involved in a Saturday car crash was in critical condition Sunday at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland.
Officer Jack Justice, 43, of Valley City, was southbound on Station Road when struck by a northbound pickup driven by Dalton Phillips of Columbia Station, according to a Saturday news release from the Ohio Highway Patrol’s Medina post.
The release said Phillips, 23, lost control while negotiating a curve before striking Justice.
Phillips, who police said may have been drunk, was seriously injured.