Sunday, May 21, 2017

Lindsey Mae Rotuno Of Grafton OH Killed In Crash

A female Midview High School student was killed, and a male student was severely injured early Sunday in a Lorain County crash that happened while the two were returning from prom.

Lindsey Mae Rotuno, 17, of Grafton, died after she was taken to University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center, the Ohio State Highway Patrol's Elyria post said in a news release. The car's 18-year-old male driver was taken to the same hospital, where he remains after suffering "incapacitating" injuries.

The two were traveling westbound about 3 a.m. on Ohio Route 82 in in a 2004 gold Saturn Ion, the highway patrol said. The 18-year-old driver drove onto a grassy median at the intersection with Ohio Route 57, where he hit two utility poles.