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Medina Twp., OH – Motorcyclist Killed in Car Crash on SR-18

Medina Twp., OH (February 15, 2024) – The Ohio State Highway Patrol confirmed that a motorcyclist lost their life in a crash that occurred on Tuesday morning, February 13. The incident was reported at around 11:30 a.m.

News sources show that 47-year-old David Nalesnik of Brunswick was riding a 1997 Yamaha motorcycle westbound on Ohio State Route 18 during the morning hours. As he proceeded down the roadway, an eastbound 2015 Kia turned left in front of him while attempting to enter Victor Drive. As a result, the two vehicles collided.

Nalesnik was severely injured in the crash. He was pronounced deceased at the scene by authorities. The driver of the Kia, an 84-year-old woman, was also injured. She was transported to Cleveland Clinic Medina Hospital for medical care. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

We hope the woman hurt in this accident recovers quickly.

We offer our sympathies to the family of David Nalesnik.

A group of candles lit in the dark.Losing a loved one in a motor vehicle accident can be a devastating and traumatic experience. At Merriman Legal, LLC, we understand the pain and challenges that come with such an unexpected loss. For this reason, our team is dedicated to providing compassionate and knowledgeable legal representation for families who have lost a loved one due to someone else’s negligence. We are committed to seeking justice for your family while allowing you the time and space to grieve and heal.

Our team works diligently to seek justice for your family while giving you the time and space to grieve and heal. We also recognize the urgency of these cases, which is why we act quickly to gather crucial video evidence from commercial properties and the Ohio Department of Transportation before it is deleted.

If you have lost a loved one as a result of a fatal collision, reach out for help from our experienced Medina Twp. wrongful death attorneys at (216) 522-9000. We offer free consultations, and we can take your case on a contingency fee basis so that you don’t have to worry about upfront costs during this difficult time. Let us take care of the legal aspects while you focus on taking care of yourself and your family.

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