Chardon Man Dies in Auto Accident in Munson Township
July 20, 2021 by Staff Report

A Chardon man died and three others were injured in a traffic accident about 1:38 p.m. July 17 on Mulberry Road in Munson Township.

A Chardon man died and three others were injured in a traffic accident about 1:38 p.m. July 17 on Mulberry Road in Munson Township.

Isaac B. Mayo, 19, was pronounced dead at Hillcrest Medical Center, the Ohio State Highway Patrol said in a press release. His passenger, transported to University Hospital Geauga Medical Center, sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries.

Robert G. Bourne, 51, also of Chardon, was driving a 2021 Hyundai Palisade westbound on Mulberry Road when he failed to negotiate a curve, went left of center and struck Mayo’s 2007 Honda Civic head-on, the patrol said.

Bourne and his son were transported to Hillcrest with non-life threatening injuries.

Munson and Chardon fire departments and the OSHP responded to the call at Mulberry Road, about 0.4 of a mile west of Fowlers Mill Road. The road was closed for about three hours.

The crash is still under investigation. On Monday, patrolman John Kromander said neither drugs nor alcohol were involved in the accident.