The front end of the Subaru a man from Westlake was driving is demolished, but he walked away from the crash after hitting a bear on the Ohio Turnpike in Newton Township.
The accident happened about 9:43 p.m. Friday in the westbound lanes of Interstate 80.
The bear walked out in front of the car and the 27-year-old driver hit it, causing the airbags in the Subaru to deploy.
No injuries were reported. The bear was killed in the crash.