Highway Patrol for 3-24
Thomas E. Shannon, 67, Broadway Avenue, Wellsville, was southbound on state Route 45 in Madison Township at noon Thursday and went off the right side into a ditch and a mailbox. He was cited for failure to control.
Derrick R. Hunt, 46, Mill Street, Salineville, was southbound on state Route 164 in Fairfield Township at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday and Rachel N. Zubay, 34, Creek Road, New Waterford, was westbound on state Route 558 in Fairfield Township at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday and stopped at a stop sign but then failed to yield when pulling forward and was struck by Hunt. Zubay then went off the left side into a ditch. She was cited for failure to yield and seat belt and taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital with serious injuries. Her passenger, Bobbi Burns, 41, Mill Street, Salineville, and Hunt were also taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital with serious injuries.
Theresa J. Cusick, 46, Gurlea Street, Hanoverton, was northbound on Woodsdale Road in Butler Township at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday and went off the right side into a ditch and re-entered the road. She was cited for failure to control.
Harold J. Kibler, 83, Beloit, and John Uzell Austin, 37, Crewe, Va., were eastbound on U.S. 62 in Butler Township at 3 p.m. Tuesday and Austin was struck from behind by Kibler, who was cited for assured clear distance.
Kristy L. Metze, 34, state Route 154, Rogers, and Mary C. Gilkinson, 59, Old Fredericktown Road, East Liverpool, was northbound on state Route 7 in Fairfield Township at 7 a.m. Monday and Metze stopped for a light and was struck from behind by Gilkinson, who was cited for assured clear distance.
Anthony L. Venable, 31, Youngstown, was northbound on state Route 11 in Elkrun Township at 2:34 a.m. Sunday and hit a deer.
Clay G. Caldrer, 76, Orchard Court, Columbiana, was westbound on U.S. 30 in Center Township at 1:15 p.m. Sunday and hit a deer.
Brittany Schmidt, 20, Lincoln Street, Salineville, was driving south on state Route 164 in Wayne Township at 2:55 p.m. Thursday when she slowed down for traffic and was rear-ended by Kevin Johnathan Lafferty, 22, Water Street, Salineville. Schmidt was taken to East Liverpool City Hospital for minor back injuries. Lafferty was cited for assured clear distance.
Michael A. Henry, 17, Waterford Road, East Palestine, was northbound on state Route 165 in Unity Township at 10:35 p.m. Friday when he swerved to avoid a deer, drove off the right side of the roadway and struck a mailbox and ditch. He was cited with reasonable control.
Ryan J. Morgan, 24, Monroe Street, East Liverpool, was southbound on U.S. Route 30 in Liverpool Township at 10:16 a.m. March 16 when he failed to negotiate a curve, went off the right side and rolled the vehicle, a Pontiac Grand Am. It continued to roll, striking a culvert and a tree before coming to rest on its roof. Morgan was taken to UPMC in Pittsburgh by STAT Med-Evac with serious injuries.
Simon H. Miller, 46, Hartville, was backing a trailer owned by Weaver Steel Construction into a private driveway off of state Route 558 in Salem Township at 7:19 a.m. Tuesday when it was struck by a westbound vehicle driven by Michah R. Chamberlain, 37, state Route 558, New Waterford, Chamberlain was cited for assured clear distance.
Richard Wayne Miller, 53, Duck Creek Road, Salem, was westbound on state Route 558 at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, driving a truck owned by Larry Murphy Dump Truck Inc. of Beloit, when he went off the right side of the roadway into a ditch, overturned and came to rest on the vehicle’s right side. He was cited with failure to maintain reasonable control.