November 21, 2014

Partly cloudy

One hospitalized, one cited after crash


A 1 p.m. Wednesday crash at state Route 303 and Station Road in Liverpool Township sent a Brunswick woman to Medina Hospital. Francis Nasiatka, 50, was driving a Kia Soul east on Route 303 when Dylan Bruce, 20, of Columbia Township, who was driving a Toyota Scion south on Station, pulled out in front of Read More…

Six vehicles collide in I-90 construction zone

Six vehicles crashed into each other at a construction site Tuesday morning on state Route 2, sending three people to a hospital. About 7:45 a.m., Ohio Highway Patrol troopers responded to Route 2 east of the Middle Ridge Road entry ramp. According to Trooper Joe Glascox, the crash occurred when two vehicles in the left Read More…

Man robbed of $753, keys, phone, shoes

ELYRIA — An Elyria man said he was robbed and assaulted outside an apartment at 1454 West River Road N. about 12:45 a.m. Tuesday. Matthew Gilmore said he was in the parking lot after leaving a friend’s home when two men grabbed him from behind near his vehicle. Gilmore said he felt what he thought Read More…

Interstate 480 crash victims released from hospital

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NORTH OLMSTED – Two people have been released from the hospital after a crash on Interstate-480 late Monday morning. A woman driving westbound on I-480 near the Lorain Road exit hit a highway work vehicle around 11:45 a.m. Monday. The force of the crash flipped her car over in the highway and the woman was Read More…

Two trucks, van involved in Route 18 crash


One person sustained minor injuries in a three-vehicle crash on Tuesday morning. A truck traveling eastbound on Route 18 was stopped to turn left onto Indian Hollow Road at about 11:45 a.m. when an Enterprise truck came up behind and hit the first truck, according to Trooper Joe Glascox of the Ohio Highway Patrol’s Elyria Read More…

Elyria blotter: Residents arrested after police called to loud party twice

Elyria Police

Elyria police 12:30 a.m. Oct. 26 — 600 block East Ave., Carla Gerber, 46, 800 block Broad St., arrested and charged with disorderly conduct by intoxication, Scott Walsh, 20, 1300 block East Ave., Justin Wolfe, 27, 600 block East Ave., each arrested and charged with persistent disorderly conduct. Police said they were called twice within Read More…

Bicyclist injured in collision with van

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ELYRIA — A cyclist was hospitalized Monday evening after he was hit by a van while riding his bike. About 5:30 p.m. Monday, a man was riding his bicycle on the 500 block Fuller Road when he was hit by a 19-year-old man driving a Ford van westbound. The bicyclist was taken to the hospital. Read More…

Detroit truck driver charged after wreck

ROCHESTER TWP. — A truck driver was taken to the hospital Sunday evening after the trailer on his 18-wheeler truck went off the side of the road, pulling the rest of his truck into a ditch. Mitchell Delphian, 32, of Detroit, was treated and released from Mercy Allen Hospital in Oberlin after his tractor-trailer rolled Read More…

PHOTOS: Homecoming Royalty 2014


Congratulations to all the high school students who were crowned homecoming king and queen.

Westlake bartenders remain in serious condition


Two bartenders injured when a pickup crashed into the Dover Gardens Tavern in Westlake on Thursday night remained seriously injured Sunday, according to the tavern owner. Owner Gary Hurst said Bethany Cappasso suffered liver damage and had multiple fractures, and Kelly Dusendorf suffered internal injuries and two fractured hips. The women were pinned behind the Read More…