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23-year-old woman dies after Jackson Township crash, police searching for driver who fled from scene

Posted at 12:06 PM, Nov 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-22 12:07:01-05

JACKSON TOWNSHIP, Ohio — A 23-year-old woman has died after a car crash in Jackson Township.

The crash happened Saturday around 10:15 p.m. in the area of Woodlawn Avenue and Woodlawn Circle NW.

Abigail Vanest, 23, died as a result of the crash.

Police said the driver of the second vehicle fled the scene before they arrived.

Authorities are searching for Mario Donald Lerario, 40, who is a person of interest in this investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Jackson Township Police Detective Bureau at 330-830-6264 or Jackson Township Police Department 330-833-1553 with any information in connection with the accident or the whereabouts of Lerario.