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Postal carrier killed in Wadsworth Township crash


This story has been edited to reflect the following correction: The postal carrier’s name was Randy Irwin.

WADSWORTH TWP. — A postal carrier was killed after a minivan hit his mail truck Wednesday afternoon on state Route 94.

Randy Irwin was pulling back into traffic about 4 p.m. when his truck was struck from the rear by a 2016 Dodge Caravan driven by Danielle M. Ullman on Route 94 north of Eastern Road, according to a news release from the Ohio Highway Patrol. The truck overturned and Irwin, who was not wearing a seat belt, was partially ejected.

Irwin, 59, of Macedonia, died at the scene and was transported to the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office. Ullman, 31, of Doylestown, sustained minor injuries and was transported to Wadsworth Rittman Hospital.

The crash is under investigation, but alcohol and drugs are not suspected.

The Medina County Sheriff’s Office and Wadsworth Township Fire and EMS assisted the Ohio Highway Patrol on scene.

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