Ravenna Post Investigates a Fatal Crash

Township of Brimfield, Portage County The Ravenna Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle fatal crash that occurred on Interstate 76 at milepost 30 on January 29, 2016 at 10:21 AM. A 2014 Chrysler 200 was eastbound on Interstate 76 when it drove off the right side of roadway striking a sign. The vehicle then traveled back across the roadway into the median and struck the cable barrier.

The Chrysler 200 was driven by 71 year old Stephen D. Snyder of Akron, Ohio. Mr. Snyder was pronounced dead at the scene and was transported to the Summit Coroner Office. Mr. Snyder was wearing his seat belt and alcohol was not a factor in the crash.

Brimfield Police and Fire Departments assisted at the scene.

This crash remains under investigation.