The Canton Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a serious injury motor vehicle crash.
Lake Township-The Canton Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a serious injury crash that occurred on Thursday, August 13, 2015 at 5:07 P.M. The two vehicle crash occurred on Middlebranch Road 1/10 north of Carlswood Avenue.
A 2008 Harley Davidson was traveling southbound on Middlebranch Road and went left of center striking a northbound 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer. Both occupants of the Harley Davidson were ejected.
The Harley Davidson was being operated by Robert L. Shaw, age 64 of, 6656 Pinetree Avenue North Canton, Ohio. Robert Shaw sustained serious injuries and remains in critical condition. His passenger, Darlene Shaw, age 64 of, 6656 Pine tree Avenue North Canton, Ohio sustained serious injuries. Both occupants were transported by Hartville EMS to Aultman Hospital. Robert and Darlene Shaw were not wearing a helmet.
The Chevrolet Trailblazer was being operated by Janet F. Newlin, age 62 of, 10283 Middlebranch Avenue Hartville, Ohio. Janet Newlin sustained non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Akron City Hospital by Hartville EMS. Newlin’s 15 year old passenger was not injured. Both occupants were wearing safety restraints.
Alcohol is not a factor in the crash.