AKRON, OH. (THECOUNT) — Stacey McGinnis has been identified as the Ohio woman killed after a fleeing suspect hit her vehicle in Akron Monday night.

Police say they were conducting a traffic stop when the suspect vehicle fled the scene Monday night.


Officials initiated a pursuit but the chase was terminated. The suspect continued on Packard Drive near Slosson park, when the vehicle came into contact with McGinnis’s vehicle around 8 p.m.

McGinnis, 53, was transported to an area hospital where she was pronounced dead Tuesday of blunt force trauma injuries consistent with the violent collision.

At Packard Drive and Slosson Street, the suspect struck the woman’s car. Witnesses said her vehicle rolled several times, hit a stop sign and landed in a front yard. source

The suspect, who has not been identified, was apprehended.