- One of the drivers in this four-vehicle crash was drunk at the time, Ohio Highway Patrol said. The crash occurred as Cory R. Buchanan, 22, of 372 Ohio St., Sharon, and Matthew L. Conklin, 35, of 803 Ridge Ave., Sharpsville, were westbound on Route 82, Buchanan in the left lane and Conklin in the right, police said. Christopher B. Totten, 52, of Windham, turned left from eastbound Route 82 to Addison Road and went into the path of Buchanan’s car, police said. Buchanan’s car hit Conklin’s pickup, and Totten’s sport-utility vehicle hit a van driven by Jonathan E. Kimpan, 31, of 7800 First St., Masury, which was stopped at the stop sign on Addison Road westbound, police said. Totten, who was taken to a hospital by Brookfield firefighters, was charged with drunken driving, failing to yield and no seat belt, police said.
Ohio Highway Patrol said it will not issue a press release about a crash that occurred at about 1:15 p.m. today, Sept. 21, at Route 82 and Addison Road in Masury.
The injuries of those involved were minor, police said.
One person was taken to a hospital, Brookfield firefighters said.
Police said four vehicles were involved, contrary to initial reports that there were three.
Traffic southbound on Addison Road or westbound on Route 82 was detoured until things were cleaned up.
Brookfield police assisted.