Canton man killed in 2-car accident

The Stark County Sheriff's Department is investigating a fatal accident that claimed the life of an 80-year-old Canton man. Full Story
chrstmn330

AOL

#1 Jan 10, 2008
This is a VERY dangerous intersection.A car pulled out in front of me six months ago. I had to jam on my brakes. It was a very close call. I hold my breath every time I pass this death trap.
m from stark

Andover, MA

#2 Jan 10, 2008
I agree the intersection is dangerous, even with the flashers added a few years back. I live less than a mile from this point and hear sirens weekly. The storage buildings that were built too close to the road is a problem.

unfortunalty more people will probably die before the county engineer figures out how to fix it.

Since: Dec 07

Akron, OH

#3 Jan 10, 2008
This is why EVERYONE after the age of 65 should be required by law to re-take a driving test
my two cents

Bay Village, OH

#4 Jan 10, 2008
STEELCURTAIN74 wrote:
This is why EVERYONE after the age of 65 should be required by law to re-take a driving test
It doesn't seem to me that age was the cause of the accident. He failed to stop at a stop sign.

I live near a fairly busy intersection in the Falls. I see cars run the stop sign all the time. Most keep driving, not even slowing which tells me they didn't even realize the sign is there. Luckily it is a 4-way stop, so most make it without causing an accident.
Graham

Warren, OH

#5 Jan 10, 2008
STEELCURTAIN74 wrote:
This is why EVERYONE after the age of 65 should be required by law to re-take a driving test
I agree 100%.
my two cents

Bay Village, OH

#6 Jan 10, 2008
STEELCURTAIN74 wrote:
This is why EVERYONE after the age of 65 should be required by law to re-take a driving test
Every driver should be required to retake the test every 8 years.
omg

Uniontown, OH

#7 Jan 11, 2008
my two cents wrote:
<quoted text>
Every driver should be required to retake the test every 8 years.
heck why not make it so people DON'T have to take a driving test! Lets just make it if you can buy a car, you can drive! >rolling my eyes<

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