Man crashes into bear on Ohio Turnpike in Trumbull County

Local News

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. 

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