Akron police say a man was killed after making a U-turn Friday around 12:30 p.m. on State Route 59 near North Howard Street.
The man was traveling eastbound on State Route 59 in a red, Honda Civic. He made the U-turn and was struck by a woman driving a mini-van traveling westbound on State Route 59.
The victim, identified as 17-year-old Dominic Riley of Akron, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The female driver was transported to Akron City Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The accident remains under investigation.