PUBLISHED 7:53AM 09/24/2022


Highway Patrol Investigating Fatal Crash in Brimfield Township


RAVENNA – The Ravenna Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a single vehicle, rollover, fatal crash that occurred on September 23 at approximately 7:44 a.m., in Brimfield Township, Portage County.


The vehicle, a black 2008 Infiniti QX56, driven by Donald Robinson, 35, Kent, was traveling southbound on County Road 11 (Sunnybrook Road) in Brimfield Township, Portage County, Ohio. The vehicle traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck an embankment that caused the vehicle to overturn several times, ejecting Robinson and three juvenile occupants from the vehicle.


All four occupants were transported from the scene with serious injuries by emergency medical services to a nearby medical facility. Upon arrival at the medical facility, one of the juvenile occupants succumbed to injuries sustained in the crash and was pronounced deceased. 


The Suffield Township Fire Department, Tallmadge Fire Department, Brimfield Fire Department, Mogadore Fire Department and Brimfield Township Police Department were all on scene to assist. The roadway was shut down for a period of time and has since re-opened. The crash remains under investigation by the Ohio State Highway Patrol’s Ravenna Post.