88-year-old hit, killed while crossing the street

KENT, OH (WOIO) - An 88-year-old man is killed after being hit by a car while crossing the street in front of his house Monday night.

Police say Gordon Vars was hit by the driver of a Volkswagon Beetle. The driver did stop.

Vars was rushed to Akron City Hospital, where he died a short time later.

The accident remains under investigation.

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