Akron cop pleads guilty in connection with a drunk driving accid - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Akron cop pleads guilty in connection with a drunk driving accident that injured his wife

Officer Vince Yurick mugshot (Source: Police) Officer Vince Yurick mugshot (Source: Police)
AKRON, OH (WOIO) -

An Akron police officer has pleaded guilty in connection with a drunk driving accident that seriously injured his wife. Officer Vince Yurick was arrested last August after losing control of his car and hitting a tree on Canterbury Circle in Akron.

He will be sentenced on April 28.

The 19-year veteran lost control of his 2008 Ford Shelby GT500 and struck a tree near 2191 Canterbury Circle. He and his wife were both taken to Akron City Hospital. 

Authorities say speed and alcohol were factors in the crash. 

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