Youngstown man, 54, killed in July 21 car accident

by ANDREW SCHUNK | TWINSBURG BULLETIN EDITOR Published:

Twinsburg — A 54-year-old Youngstown man was killed July 21 in a single-car accident in the 9700 block of Route 91 and the accident remains under investigation, according to police.
Daniel R. Farah was the only occupant in the gray sedan that was traveling southbound on Route 91 around 12:40 p.m. when the car veered of the right side of the road, struck a utility pole guide wire, flipped on its passenger side and ultimately struck a tree, impacting the center of the roof, according to Twinsburg Police Lt. Tom Mason.
Mr. Farah was pronounced dead at the scene at 12:50 p.m., according to the Summit County Medical Examiner.
The medical examiner ruled the death an accident, due to blunt force trauma to the head and torso, following a July 22 autopsy.
According to police, Route 91 was closed for about five and a half hours July 21 between Post Road and Officer Joshua T. Miktarian Memorial Parkway, between about 12:40 p.m. when the accident occurred until just after 6 p.m.
The Summit County Metro Crash Response Team collected data during that time that will reconstruct the accident, assisting investigators in determining speed and the exact path taken by the vehicle, Mason said.
Both the Twinsburg police and fire departments responded to the scene.
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