May 24, 2015

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2 sisters injured in Camden Township crash

Emergency crews respond to the scene of a crash Sunday night near state routes 511 and 303. EVAN GOODENOW/CHRONICLE

CAMDEN TWP. — John and April Sell were having coffee on the deck at their home by the intersection of state Route 511 and state Route 303 Sunday morning when they heard tires squeal, but no crash occurred. “She said, ‘One of these days, there’s going to be a bad one,’” John Sell said Sunday Read More…

Camden mower-truck collision sends man to hospital

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CAMDEN TWP. – One man was sent to the hospital after his pickup truck collided with a John Deere riding mower and went off the side of the road Wednesday morning. The man, whose name was not released, was driving westbound on state Route 20 near Gifford Road around 11:50 a.m. Wednesday with his two Read More…

Retired Lorain police officer not charged for five days after leaving scene of Amherst accident

AMHERST — A retired Lorain police officer wrecked his car last week and then left the scene, according to an Amherst police report. Fred Breeding II, 48, wasn’t cited until five days after the April 14 crash, when he was issued charges for failure to control and leaving the scene of the accident, the report Read More…

Man killed when car strikes tree

AMHERST — A man was killed when he drove into a tree in the yard of a home at 814 N. Main St. around 9:40 a.m. today. Resident Malerie Dennis said she was inside her home playing with her young daughter and son when she heard a crash and saw a Honda Civic had crashed Read More…

Car crashes into home in Amherst

AMHERST – A man was injured when he drove his car into an Amherst house on Monday. Around 9:50 p.m. a man driving along North Ridge Road in Amherst hit the side of a house at 48160 North Ridge Road, lodging half of his car through the brick wall. Amherst Fire Chief Wayne Northeim said Read More…

Woman critically injured in car crash near airport

NEW RUSSIA TWP. — A Lorain woman was critically injured in a car crash around 3 p.m. Wednesday across the road from the Lorain County Airport, 44050 Russia Road. Julia Binggeli, 28, of the 1000 block of West 21st Street, was hospitalized at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, according to Trooper Jeff Boris of the Read More…

One injured in 3-car crash in front of golf course

ELYRIA — One person was injured in a three-vehicle crash Friday morning on Oberlin-Elyria Road. The crash occurred at 10:37 a.m. in front of Forest Hills Golf Course. Dakota Tomusko, 23, of Elyria, went left of center in a 2000 Hyundai Accent and went partially under a passing tractor-trailer, hitting the truck’s back tires. Tomusko’s Read More…