Kipton man suffers serious injuries in head-on crash

Staff Report

A 54-year-old man was listed in serious condition after a head-on crash Friday in Henrietta Township.

Michael Hill of Kipton was driving a Chevrolet Impala on Rt. 511 at 5:17 p.m. near the intersection of Vermilion Road.

Dawn Byers, 47, of LaGrange, failed to yield as she attempted to merge left onto Vermilion Road and was struck by Hill, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Hill suffered serious injuries and was transported by LifeFlight to MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, where he remained Monday. Byers was treated for minor injuries at Oberlin Mercy Allen Hospital.

Deputies are still investigating the crash.

Staff Report