Fatal Crash on State Route 45 In Columbiana County



Lisbon - The Ohio State Highway Patrol's Lisbon Post is investigation a one vehicle, pedestrian fatal crash that occurred on October 26, 2017 at 4:21am. The crash occurred on State Route 45, just north of milepost 21, in Salem Township, Columbiana County, Ohio.


A 2017 Clievrolet Silverado, driven by Michael J . Edmond, age 29, of East Liverpool, Ohio was traveling northbound on State Route 45 when he struck a pedestrian who was standing in the roadway.


The pedestrian was identified as Travis W. Lowther, age 42, of East Liverpool, Ohio. Mr. Lowther was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Columbiana County Coroner's Office.


Lisbon OSP was assisted at the scene by KLG Ambulance Service, Ohio Department of Transportation, and the Columbiana County Coroner's Office.



Alcohol and drug use are unknown at this time and the crash remains under investigation.