Highway Patrol Reports 9-14
Brianne L. Henkel, 32, New London, Minn., and Jennifer L. Mcdonough, 26, Youngstown, and Arnold L. Vanpelt, 26, state Route 14, Columbiana, were eastbound on state Route 14 and Vanpelt stopped waiting to make a left turn and Mcdonough was stopped behind and was struck by Henkel and Mcdonough then struck Vanpelt. Henkel was cited for assured clear distance and taken to Salem Hospital with non-incapacitating injuries. Mcdonough was taken to St. Elizabeth medical center in Boardman with possible injuries and Henkel’s passenger, Genevieve Henkel, 6, New London, Minn., was taken to Salem Hospital with possible injuries.
Tina L. Smith, 38, Salineville Road, Salineville, was eastbound on Hazel Run Road in Washington Township at 6:15 p.m. Monday, turned left onto Haiti, stopped and got out, but neglected to put the car in park. The car continued over a hillside and into a tree.
Nancy J. Smith, 60, Miller Street, Leetonia, and Bradley W. Johnson, 37, Texarkana, Texas, was eastbound on U.S. 30 in Hanover Township at 12:10 p.m. Tuesday and was struck by Smith. Smith was cited for assured clear distance.
Gareth L. Hyder, 22, Armstrong Lane, East Liverpool, was westbound on state Route 558 in Unity Township at 3:30 p.m. Monday and went off the right side into a guardrail. He was cited for failure to control.
Dominic A. Merritt, 43, Old Route 7, Steubenville, was westbound on state Route 39 in Yellow Creek Township at 1:20 p.m. Sept. 2 and was struck by a rock that was kicked up by a tractor mowing near state Route 39.
Margaret A. Puhalla, 47, Boardman, and Travis P. Bostic, 18, Leake Street, East Palestine, was eastbound on state Route 14 in Unity Township at 6:40 a.m. Wednesday and Puhalla was struck by Bostic. Bostic was cited for assured clear distance.