Alcohol Suspected in Deadly Head-On Crash

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MEDINA, OH (WOIO) - The Medina Post of the Highway Patrol is currently investigating a two vehicle fatal crash.

The crash occurred on State Route 83 in Litchfield Township just after 5AM.

A '97 Ford Ranger driven by 26-year-old Jason R. Casey went left of center and hit Danny A. Saffle's Mercury Villager head-on.

60-year-old Saffle was life-flighted to Akron General, where he died.

Casey is hospitalized with serious injuries. Police believe Casey was drinking prior to causing the fatal crash.

No word on possible charges at this time.

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