Stark County Sheriff’s Office Investigates Fatal Crash

(Plain Township, Ohio) – The Stark County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a fatal crash that occurred Sunday afternoon in Plain Township.

At approximately 4:15 p.m. on Sunday, September 9th, 2018 48-year-old Brian Kleptach of Plain Township was traveling westbound on Everhard Road NW when a tree fell and landed on his vehicle. Both Brian Kleptach and his 18-year-old daughter Sydney Kleptach, who was a passenger in the vehicle, suffered serious injuries.

Sydney Kleptach was taken to Summa Hospital in Akron where she succumbed to her injuries on Monday, September 10th, 2018.

The investigation continues.