Geauga Co.

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Motor Vehicle Accident, Chillicothe Road – The Valley Enforcement Group is investigating the 10:50 a.m. June 1 two-vehicle accident that took the life of a Adam Schergalis, 19 of Bainbridge.

Schergalis, pronounced dead at the scene, was riding his motorcycle southbound on Chillicothe Road as a Bainbridge woman, 61, was turning from the northbound lane onto the US-422 west ramp. Her name has not been released.

No charges have been filed pending the investigation.

Sunday, April 13, 2014

A 26-year-old man was killed in a single-car crash in Geauga County early Sunday, according to the State Highway Patrol.

Michael Smith of Rome, Ohio was pronounced dead at the scene following the crash, the Highway Patrol said.

The fatal crash happened at 12:18 a.m. on Ohio 86 just south of Ohio 166 in Thompson Township, the Highway Patrol said. Smith lost control of a 1998 Honda Accord, which went off the left side of the road and hit a tree.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

A 23-year-old Burton man died in a crash this afternoon after he lost control of his motorcycle on Ohio 700, the Ohio Highway Patrol said.

Gino Igoe was northbound on the road when his motorcycle crossed the center line at a curve and was struck by an oncoming car around 12:50 p.m..

Igoe was pronounced dead at the scene. He was wearing a helmet, the patrol report said.

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Authorities will file homicide charges against a Burton Township man accused of crashing into an Amish buggy on Sunday, killing a 28-year-old man, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Lt. Mark Neff said charges of aggravated vehicular homicide, drunken driving and driving with a suspended license will be filed against Douglas S. Learn, 42.

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