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New playground honors third-grader hit by car

PRICE HILL, OH (FOX19) -

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Saturday for the Devar. R. Johnson Playground and Memorial Garden in Price Hill.

Devar Johnson was a Price Academy third-grader when he died last September after being hit by a car on his way home from school.

Devar's family, Price Academy students and staff, and the president of the Cincinnati Public Schools Board of Education, Eve Bolton, attended.

The playground will be at Rees E. Price Academy on Considine Avenue in Price Hill.

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