Fatal crash temporarily shut down portion of State Route 14 in Streetsboro

Police say Tyrone Taylor, 59, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash

Fatal crash temporarily shut down portion of State Route 14 in Streetsboro
Crash scene in Streetsboro (Source: WOIO)

STREETSBORO, Ohio (WOIO) - A portion of State Route 14 in Streetsboro was shut down after a fatal crash Wednesday morning.

According to police, Tyrone Taylor, 59, of Cleveland, was driving westbound on State Route 14 when he crossed left of center into the path of another vehicle.

Police say that the crash was catastrophic, and both vehicles had extensive damage to them.

Taylor was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

There were three passengers in the other vehicle who were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Streetsboro police are investigating the crash, which happened on SR 14 between Price Rd. and Diagonal Rd.

The crash occurred around 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday near Lake Rockwell.

The Portage County Coroner and the Portage County Prosecutors Office were called to the scene of the crash to assist.

The crash shut down the road for several hours, but it has since reopened.

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