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Police search for fatal hit-skip driver

Posted by Amber Jenkins - email

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police are searching for a late model gold Honda Accord after a driver struck and killed a teenager in Evanston on Saturday evening.

The car drove away after the accident.

A short time after 6 p.m., 13-year-old Dayshaan Ballew was struck by the vehicle traveling south on Clarion Avenue. Ballew was taken to Children's Hospital where he died.

The car also struck 7-year-old Yah'rell Holmes who was treated at the scene for a leg injury.

According to the traffic report, the driver ran up onto the sidewalk and hit the victim. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Cincinnati Traffic Unit at 513-352-2514.

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