1 killed, 3 injured in head-on collision in Geauga County
MUNSON TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WOIO) - A 19-year-old man died Saturday afternoon in a head-on collision in Geauga County.
Isaac B. Mayo, of Chardon, died from his injuries at Hillcrest Medical Center, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
It happened around 1:40 p.m. on Mulberry Road in Munson Township.
A 51-year-old man was driving a 2021 Hyundai Palisade when he failed to negotiate a curve and drove left of center, the highway patrol said.
That’s when the Hyundai struck a 2007 Honda Civic head on, according to a news release.
The Honda was occupied by Mayo and a front passenger. The passenger suffered severe injuries and was taken to University Hospitals Geauga, according to the release.
The Hyundai was occupied by the 51-year-old man and his son. Both suffered non-life threatening injuries, the highway patrol said. They were taken to Hillcrest Medical Center.
Mulberry Road was closed for approximately three hours.
The crash remains under investigation.
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