Child dies after weekend crash in Butler County

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

BUTLER COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - A 9-year-old child has died after being struck by a car over the weekend in Butler County.

The Butler County Sheriff's Office says the child was crossing the 4000 block of Eaton Road just before 1 p.m. on Saturday when he was struck by a southbound motorist.

The child was taken to Children's Hospital, where he died Monday from head trauma.

Witnesses say the driver, Lisa Williamson, 21, of Hamilton, attempted to avoid striking the child.

The accident remains under investigation. No charges have been filed.

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