NELSON TOWNSHIP -- A 68-year-old man is dead after crashing his car in an attempt to avoid a deer on Tuesday.
The Ravenna Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating the single vehicle accident that occurred around 1:39 p.m. on State Route 88.
Dominic A. Bulone of Garrettsville was driving southbound when he lost control after a deer appeared in front of him.
The vehicle slid as it rotated off the left side of the road, and struck a guardrail.
Bulone was pronounced dead at the scene.
He was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.