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April 15, 2013
Salem News

- Mark Bailey, 30, state Route 170, Rogers, was cited for driving left of center after he turned off state Route 170 onto Dyke Road in Middleton Township and struck a stopped vehicle operated by Michael Henderson, 31, Dyke Road, Rogers. The accident occurred at 9:30 a.m. Friday.

- Ariel Kepner, 19, Bears Den Road, Leetonia, was cited for failure to yield for causing a three-vehicle accident at 12:20 a.m. Friday that sent multiple people to the hospital. The accident occurred at the intersection of state Routes 558 and 45 in Salem Township when Kepner pulled into the path of a vehicle being driven by Joann Plunkett, 58, state Route 45, Wellsville, and was struck by Plunkett, whose vehicle then hit a guardrail. Meanwhile, Kepner's vehicle bounced off a guardrail and into a second vehicle, this one driven by Sherry Povssick, 36, of Youngstown. The accident left Kepner's passenger -Melissa Laroche, 39, state Route 172, East Rochester - pinned in the vehicle and she had to be extricated by a hydraulic cutting tool. While Kepner was treated and released at the scene, Laroche was taken to St. Elizabeth Medical Center. Povssick was taken to the hospital by a relative, as were her four passengers: Tracy Macovitz, 40, Gabriel Mercable, 16, Natalie Mercable, 15, and Nadia Maqusmob, 6, all of Youngstown.

- Alexys Brooks, 17, Columbiana-Waterford Road, Columbiana, was cited for failure to control after she lost control and struck a fence while turning from state Route 7 onto Metz Road in Fairfield Township at 4:41 p.m. Friday. Brooks told the trooper she swerved to avoid a deer.

- Taylor A. Neville, 18, state Route 267, East Liverpool, swerved to miss an oncoming vehicle that was left of center, sending her Cherokee off the road and overturning on its roof. The accident occurred while she was driving on Fife Coal Road in Yellow Creek Township at 7:52 p.m. April 7.

- Jerry A. Wells, Steubenville Pike, Lisbon, was cited for driving left of center after he rounded a curve on Steubenville Pike in Center Township and went left of center, striking a vehicle going the other direction driven by William J. Stewart, 48, Steubenville Pike, Lisbon. The accident occurred at 5:06 p.m. April 8.

- Derek A. Patterson, 37, Rochester Road, Minerva, reported his vehicle was damaged after being struck by a dog while he was driving on Rochester Road in West Township at 4 a.m. April 5.

- Anthony P. Downing, 26, Depot Road, Salem, was cited for failure to control, leaving the scene of an accident and driving under suspension after the vehicle he was driving went into a ditch while he was traveling on Black Road in Center Township at 9:54 p.m. April 6. Downing was not around when a trooper arrived to investigate, but later told him he lost control while swerving to miss a deer. The trooper found evidence the vehicle had struck a pole or post sometime before the accident and was then driven for a distance with a shredded flat tire before going in the ditch.

- Kirby Wilt, 19, of Sebring, was cited for failure to control after he reportedly went off the road and rolled his vehicle over at the intersection of Buck Road and 12th Street in Knox Township at 12:56 a.m. March 29.

- Elias Bonilla, 57, of Edmond, Okla., reported being struck by an unknown vehicle that went left of center while he was driving on state Route 518 at the intersection of state Route 164 in Wayne Township at 9:30 p.m. April 9. Bonilla ended up in the ditch, while the other driver kept going.

- Drake Yoder, 25, Fairfield School Road, Leetonia, was cited for failure to yield after he pulled his semi-trailer into the path of a vehicle driven by Jarrod Ketchum, 38, West Main Street, Salineville, resulting in an accident at the intersection of state Routes 39 and 164 in Washington Township at 7:55 a.m. April 8. Yoder was taken to Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh.

- Charles D. Rupert, 36, Oak Street, Leetonia, was cited for assured cleared distance after he drove into the rear of a vehicle operated by Laurie Stoffer, 41, Oakview Drive, Beloit, who had slowed for a hanging wire on U.S. Route 62 in Butler Township at 2:30 p.m. April 10.

- Tammy L. Ramsey, 59, of Vestaburg, Mich., was cited for failure to stay within marked lanes after striking a utility pole while turning from state Route 517 onto Signal Road in Fairfield Township at 1:30 p.m. April 7.

- Jonathan Bailey, 40, Dresden Avenue, East Liverpool, was driving on Dresden Avenue in St. Clair Township at 4 p.m. April 5 when he struck a tire in the road. The tire then struck Raymond L. Baker, 45, Y & O Road, Wellsville, who was on the side of the road changing a tire. The tire struck Baker in the leg and he was taken to the hospital for treatment.



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