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1 dies, 1 injured in Ashland County hit-and-run

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Published: Jul. 21, 2021 at 10:55 AM EDT
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TROY TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WOIO) - A fatal crash involving a pedestrian occurred along Township Road 1031 in Troy Township on July 20 at approximately 9:15 p.m.

Jennifer Lynne Boreman, 40, of Nova, was walking her dog with two youths when she was struck by a vehicle, police said.

The dog and one of the youths were also hit, according to a press release.

The vehicle continued southbound on Township Road 1031 and failed to stop after the crash.

Boreman was pronounced dead at the scene.

The injured youth was taken to Rainbow Babies and Children in Cleveland and the uninjured youth was taken for evaluation at University Hospital Ashland.

The uninjured person was later released.

Troopers are asking for assistance in locating the vehicle.

The vehicle is possibly a pick-up truck and will have damage to one of the front headlights and grille areas according to the release.

If you have any information, call the Ashland County Sheriff’s Office at 419-289-1911 or the Ohio State Highway Patrol at 419-289-0911.

The crash is still being investigated.

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