48-year-old Akron man dies in car crash

Published: Jun. 29, 2022 at 9:07 AM EDT|Updated: Jun. 29, 2022 at 10:20 AM EDT
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SUMMIT COUNTY, Ohio (WOIO) - Akron police are investigating a single vehicle fatal car accident.

The accident happened on Crosby Street around 2:35 p.m. Tuesday, June 28.

According to officers, the driver of a Kia Sedona was westbound on Crosby Street when he ran off the road and crashed into a tree.

The mini-van then rolled onto its roof and the driver was partially ejected.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Summit County Medical Examiner identified the victim as Christopher Curry, 48, of Akron.

When police arrived at the accident scene, they said a four-year-old boy was found outside the vehicle. He was transported to Akron Children’s Hospital for observation.

Police said Curry may have experienced an unknown medical emergency moments before the crash.

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