Warren man dies in Portage County crash

A Warren man has died after his vehicle crashed into two trees in an early Saturday morning accident. 

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating the fatal crash involving  John A. Debon III, 35, of Warren. 

Debon was driving westbound at around 4:15 a.m. along State Route 305, near Nicholson Road in Portage County’s Nelson Township. Police say his 2011 Volvo S40 was traveling fast when it ran off the right side of the road and struck the trees.

 Debon was not wearing a seatbelt. He was pronounced dead at the scene after being extricated from his vehicle by emergency workers. He was transported to Robinson Memorial Hospital. 

Authorities said it was not immediately known whether alcohol or drugs were involved.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

blog comments powered by Disqus