Akron Police investigate fatal accident

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - The Akron Traffic Bureau is investigating a fatal accident that took the life of a 73-year-old female around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The victim, Elizabeth Young of Madison Avenue, was driving a 1994 Buick Roadmaster southbound on Madison Avenue, near Baughman Avenue, when she drove off the left side of the roadway, through several yards, striking a utility pole.

Young was pronounced on scene.

The Summit County Medical Examiner's Office will conduct and autopsy today.

The accident remains under investigation.

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