August 2, 2015

Elyria
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Cleveland woman killed in Route 2 rollover

AMHERST — A Cleveland woman was killed after the car she was riding in flipped over on state Route 2 on Tuesday afternoon. Corrine Sherels, 69, of 149th Street in Cleveland, was transported from the crash to University Hospital Amherst where she died from her injuries, an Ohio Highway Patrol report said. State troopers said Read More…

Amherst man killed in Indiana crash

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An Amherst man, who a friend said was traveling to a wedding with his family, was killed Friday in a crash on the Indiana Toll Road that also injured an Indiana state trooper. The Indiana State Police reported that Lucas Del Valle, 51, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, which took place Read More…

Elyria man dies in one-vehicle crash

WAKEMAN TOWNSHIP — An Elyria man died late Friday night in a one-vehicle crash on state Route 60 in Huron County. Bill Buchanan Jr., 40, died at the scene from injuries he suffered after his 2001 Jeep Wrangler went off the road and struck a ditch and several trees before coming to rest on top Read More…

Woman injured in Ridge Street crash

JON WYSOCHANSKI / CHRONICLE
Emergency crews respond to the scene of a Saturday crash near Ridge Street.

ELYRIA — A driver crashed into a guardrail at the intersection of East River and Ridge streets Saturday. The Elyria Fire Department responded and removed the female driver, whose name and age weren’t released, from the vehicle and placed her on a stretcher. Witnesses at the scene said the woman ran through a stop sign Read More…

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…