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Elderly Man Hit By Car Outside Of Butler

Story By: Brigitte Coles

 

 

 
 
 
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  Original Published: 9/5/2013

A Butler man is in critical condition at Grant Medical Center in Columbus after being hit by a car while walking on Ohio 95 Wednesday morning.

According to the Mansfield post of the Highway Patrol, Dwight H. Forbes, 89, was walking near his home around 4:54 a.m. when he wasstruck by a 1994 Mercury Villager traveling south on Ohio 95 car driven by Matthew Easterday, 41, of Lucas.

Forbes was taken to MedCentral/Mansfield Hospital and later transported to Grant Medical Center. Easterday was not injured in the accident.

The crash remains under investigation.

   
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