Highway Patrol Reports 3-27
Joshua L. Rodgers, 30, Irish Ridge Road, East Liverpool, was northbound on state Route 45 in Madison Township at 9:15 a.m. March 18 and lost control on the snow and went off the left side of the road and into a series of mailboxes before traveling through a yard and hitting a small decorative tree. He was cited for failure to control.
Tracie L. Taylor, 41, West Perry Street, Salem, was northbound on Depot Road in Salem at 10:10 p.m. Friday and Amanda L. Gutierrez, 31, West Perry Street, Salem, was southbound and Taylor went left of center and struck Gutierrez head-on. Taylor was cited for left of center and taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital with incapacitating injuries. Gutierrez was taken to Salem Hospital with possible injuries.
Daniel J. Halstead, 30, state Route 170, East Palestine, was westbound on state Route 14 in Unity Township at 7:15 a.m. Saturday and hit a deer.
Kyle Edward Melott, 18, Ridge Street, Leetonia, was eastbound on state Route 517 in Fairfield Township at 12:50 p.m. Thursday and went off the right side into an embankment, re-entered the road and overturned and then slid off the left side, struck a sign and overturned again. He was cited for failure to control.
Julie A. Magill, 43, Woodville Road, Leetonia, was westbound on state Route 558 in Fairfield Township at 1 p.m. Thursday and slowed to make a left turn into a private drive and Cody W. Landsberger, 19, Fairfield School Road, Columbiana, was westbound and failed to stop and struck Magill. Landsberger then fled the scene. He was later cited with assured clear distance and leaving the scene.
Diana L. Bice, 58, Canton, was westbound on state Route 172 in Center Township at 9:19 p.m. Friday and struck a metal object that came off a vehicle driven by Douglas R. Delles Jr., 35, Elmira, N.Y. Delles was cited for securing loads.
Jodie M. Haylett, 47, Struthers Road, New Middletown, was southbound on state Route 7 in Fairfield Township at 7:25 a.m. Wednesday and Darrell L. Wooten, 16, West Main Street, New Waterford, was westbound on Crestview Road. Sara L. Foster, 44, Sycamore Drive, New Waterford, was eastbound on Crestview Road and stopped for a traffic signal at the state Route 7 intersection and Wooten failed to stop and was struck by Haylett. Wooten then rotated and struck Foster’s vehicle and Haylett went off the left side and also struck Foster’s vehicle. Haylett and Wooten were taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital with non-incapacitating injuries. No citations were issued.