Fatal Medina crash under investigation - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Fatal Medina crash under investigation


The Medina Highway Patrol Post investigated a two vehicle injury crash that occurred Sunday, July 3l at 8:22 P.M. The crash occurred on Abbeyville Road north of Muntz Road.

Corinne Johnson, age 21 of Valley City, Ohio was driving a 2003 Pontiac Grand Prix south bound on Abbeyville Road. Lawrence Graczykowski, age 70 of Brooklyn, Ohio was driving a 2008 Yama XVS1 100 Motorcycle north bound on Abbeyville Road.

Mr. Graczykowski failed to maintain reasonable control while negotiating a curve and went left of the center line and struck Miss.Johnson's vehicle. The motorcycle overturned and Mr. Graczykowski was ejected.

Miss Johnson was not injured as a result of the crash. Mr. Graczykowski was transported to Medina Hospital by Valley City EMS where he was taken by Med-Flight to Cleveland Metro Hospital. Valley City EMS and the Medina County Sheriffs Department assisted on scene.

Mr. Graczykowski died Tuesday from injuries sustained in the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.


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