SUMMIT COUNTY, OH. (THECOUNT) — Joseph Perry Jr., of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, has been identified as the victim in a Saturday morning fatal vehicle crash in Summit County.

Joey Perry, 26, was killed in a two-vehicle crash involving a semi-tractor early Saturday morning in bath Township.


According to reports, Perry was operating a Chevrolet pickup truck on OH-18 near Medina, when the vehicle came into rear-end contact with a big-rig around 2:30 a.m. Saturday. The pickup truck then exited the roadway before entering a ditch.

Perry was pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries at the scene.

The 47-year-old semi driver was not injured.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Summit County is an urban county in the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the population was 541,781 making it the fourth-most populous county in Ohio. Its county seat is Akron. The county was formed on March 3, 1840, from portions of Medina, Portage and Stark Counties – Wikipedia.

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