Akron police are investigating a fatal crash that may have involved alcohol.
According to a police statement, at about 1:10 am, a Dodge Durango, driven by a 28-year-old man, was traveling in East Ave when the driver left the center.
Police said he hit a vehicle heading north – a jeep compass – face to face. The driver of that car, a 35-year-old woman, was killed instantly, according to Akron police. A 33-year-old man in a jeep was slightly injured, as did the Dodge Durango driver.
The statement stated that alcohol appears to be a factor in the crash, but it is still under investigation.