Barberton Man Hit By Car, Died At Hospital

Barberton, OH - A 59-year-old man was a pedestrian involved in an automobile vs. pedestrian accident that occurred sometime around 8:30 p.m., Monday, April 2, 2007, near Norton Avenue and 5th Street in Barberton.

It is believed that 59-year-old Larry W. Dean was walking eastbound, across Norton Avenue, when he was struck.

The details surrounding this incident are under investigation by the Barberton Police Department.  Mr. Dean's last known address was on Chester Avenue in Akron, but it appears he had been staying at the Shamrock Motel on Norton Avenue in Barberton since March 30, 2007.

After he was struck by the vehicle, he was taken to Akron General Medical Center by Barberton EMS where he later expired as a patient in the Emergency Department at 9:10 p.m., Monday evening.