Student struck on Miami University campus

(Source: Austin Mace)
(Source: Austin Mace)

OXFORD, OH (FOX19) - Aircare has been called to an accident where a student was struck on the campus of Miami University.

Police were called to the intersection of Patterson Ave. and Western College Dr. at around 3:45 pm to reports of a pedestrian struck.

Oxford Police say the 18 year old female student was in a crosswalk when she was struck by a south bound car. Prior to the crash, a driver that was stopped in the southbound left turn lane signaled for the pedestrian to cross. Aircare took the student to University Hospital. No word on the extent of her injuries.

The driver of the southbound vehicle, Bernell D. Rumpke, was not injured; he was cited for failure to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk.

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