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Woman dies after crash in Harrisville Township

Posted at 10:28 PM, Dec 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-18 22:28:57-05

HARRISVILLE TOWNSHIP, Ohio — The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash.

The crash happened around 3:45 p.m. at the intersection of U.S. 224 and Vandemark Road.

A 40-year-old man was driving a 1997 Honda Accord northbound on Vandemark Road.

According to troopers, the Honda ran the stop sign and was struck by a 42-year-old man driving a 2003 Jeep Cherokee.

Rebecca Lake, 36, the front seat passenger of the Honda, was flown to Akron General Hospital, where she later died.

The driver of the Honda and a juvenile were transported to Lodi Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the Jeep was transported to Akron General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.