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Woman in wheelchair struck by car

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A woman in a motorized wheelchair was taken to the hospital after being hit by a car.

The crash happened just after 11 a.m. Thursday in the 4800 block of Rapid Run Pike, near the intersection of Benz Lane.

Police say Patty Kempf, 43, of Covedale, was crossing Rapid Run north to south in her motorized wheelchair when she was struck by an eastbound vehicle.

Kempf was taken to University Hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Ray Heyl, 73, of Green Township, was operating the vehicle and not injured.

No criminal charges have been file. Witnesses are asked to call the Traffic Unit at 513-352-2514.

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