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Four people injured in serious head-on crash in Parma

Posted at: 04/02/2013 4:34 PM
Updated at: 04/02/2013 11:27 PM

Four people were injured in a serious head-on crash in Parma.

The crash happened around 3:30p.m. Tuesday on West Ridge Road between Trimmer Road and Hinckleyville Road.

Sheriff's Deputies say 39-year-old Diane M. Gerow was driving her minivan westbound on West Ridge Road when she crossed into oncoming traffic and hit a SUV head-on. Gerow and the driver of the SUV, 31-year-old Vladyslav Demydyuk, were trapped inside their vehicles and had to be rescued by fire officials. Both were taken to Strong Hospital with serious injuries.

Gerow's 13-year-old son was transported to Strong Memorial with minor injuries. His name has not been released. Demydyuk's passenger, 45-year-old , Michael Nicolas, was also transported to Strong Memorial with minor injuries.

Sheriff's Deputies say no tickets have been issued at this time and they are still investigating.