Authorities investigating two-vehicle crash that killed Wooster man

Authorities investigating two-vehicle crash that killed Wooster man

PLAIN TOWNSHIP, OH (WOIO) -The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle that resulted in the death of a Wooster man.

According to OSHP, the accident occurred around 2:30 p.m. on Dec. 5 at the intersection of County Rd. 30A (Old Lincoln Way Rd.) and County Rd. 149 (Elyria Rd.) in Plain Township.

The Wooster man, 70-year-old David Flinn, was driving a 1996 Nissan pickup truck when he was struck by the 2011 Toyota Sienna driven by 59-year-old Sean Keefe of Winfield, WV.

An investigation revealed Keefe was traveling northbound on CR-149 and failed to yield at a stop sign when he was struck by Flinn’s vehicle traveling eastbound on CR-30A.

Flinn, who was not wearing a seat belt, was transported from the scene by New Pittsburg Fire Department to Wooster Community Hospital.

He was later life flighted to Akron City Hospital and then transported to University Hospital. Flinn died of his injuries at UH in the early-morning hours of Dec. 8.

Keefe, who was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash, was evaluated at the scene for his injuries and released.

OSHP tells us the crash remains under investigation, but they did note that alcohol was not a factor.

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