Ravenna Post Investigates Serious Injury Crash
Garrettsville Township, Portage County – The Ravenna Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a serious injury crash that occurred on US Route 422 .2 mile east of SR 282 on June 29, 2015th at approximately 5:19 PM. A 2000 GMC truck was traveling eastbound on US 422 when it drove off of the right side of the roadway striking a tree and overturning.
The 2000 GMC was driven by 21year old Maxwell Cozadd of Warren, Ohio. Mr. Cozadd was trapped in the vehicle and had to be removed by mechanical means. Once freed, he was flown by the University MedVac and taken to Cleveland Metro Hospital where he is currently in the ICU. It is unknown at this time whether or not Mr. Cozadd was wearing his safety belt.
It is unknown at this time if alcohol was a factor in the crash.
This crash remains under investigation.