Driver Loses Control of SUV, Crashes Into Akron Apartment Building


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AKRON, OH (WOIO) - An SUV crashes into an apartment building.

It happened around 9PM Monday at the Valley View Apartments on Springdale Drive.

Police say 24-year-old Marcus Stone lost control of the Ford SUV and slammed into the steps and front entrances of apartments 918 and 920.

The residents were not hurt, but were forced to leave their homes until repairs are made.

Stone was trapped for a short while and had to be removed from the vehicle by rescue workers. He is being treated at Akron General.

A passenger in the SUV - 31-year-old Shawneca Johnson - is also being treated at Akron General.

Police are still investigating.

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