Highway Patrol for 4-21
Dennis E. Miller, 64, Hull Road, Salineville, was traveling east on state Route 164 in Wayne Township at 9:59 a.m. Monday when he struck Deborah R. Yeager, 51, Day Road, Lisbon, who was attempting to exit a private parking lot. Yeager was cited for failure to yield to right of way.
Timothy S. Reed, Meredith Street, East Liverpool, was parked at the park and ride on state Route 7 in Madison Township at 3:30 p.m. Monday when he was hit by Mark D. Wright, 51, Akron, who was entering the parking lot in a truck owned by Karvo Paving, Hudson. No citations were issued.
Tracy M. Blair, 32, Southern Street, Negley, was traveling north on state Route 170 in Middleton Township at 6:32 a.m. Thursday when she drove off the left side of the road, overcorrected and slid off the right side of the road, then struck an embankment and overturned. Blair was cited for failure to control.
Anthony J. Tomaino, 22, Lake Milton, was heading north on Lisbon Road in Salem Township at 6:30 p.m. Thursday when he drove off the right side of the road and struck a culvert before hitting traffic signs and overturned. Tomaino was cited for failure to control.
Brandy A. Heitsman, 29, Alliance, was stopped in traffic heading east on U.S. Route 62 in Knox Township at 4:25 p.m. Friday when she was rear-ended by Matthew E. Wilson, 34, Alliance. Wilson was cited for assured clear distance.
Brendan M. Mallo, 16, Roberts Road, Leetonia, was cited for failure to yield at a stop sign after he pulled onto state Route 164 from Lodge Road in Salem Township at 7:52 p.m. Friday and was struck by a motorcycle driven by David P. Knapik, 56, Youngstown. Knapik was flown to St. Elizabeth’s with serious injuries.
A semi-truck driven by Mark K. Huff, 52, New Castle, Pa., was northbound on state Route 39 in Yellow Creek Township at 6:40 p.m. Friday when a large rock rolling down the hill rolled under the truck. The truck, owned by Brockner Leasing of Oklahoma City, slid off the right side of the road and rolled over onto its side into a ditch. Huff was uninjured.
Alice B. Lamp, 20, U.S. Route 62, Alliance, was eastbound on U.S. 62 in Butler Township at 1:44 p.m. Wednesday when she struck a vehicle which had slowed in traffic in front of her. The other vehicle then fled the scene. Lamp was cited with assured clear distance.
Nancy McLaughlin, 75, McCloskey Road, New Waterford, was cited with failure to control after she was northbound on McCloskey Road in Unity Township at 2:54 p.m. Friday and drove off the left side of the roadway, striking two trees. McLaughlin was taken by New Waterford Ambulance to St. Elizabeth’s with minor injuries.
Shane Gillespie, 37, Pritchard Avenue, Lisbon, was traveling northwest on Bye Road in Unity Township at 1 a.m. Saturday when he crossed the center line, went off the southwest side of the road and struck both a ditch and a fence. Gillespie, who was uninjured, was cited with failure to control.