Pedestrian struck, killed by driver suffering medical episode

MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) - Middletown Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian.

It happened just after midnight on Wednesday morning in the 4500 block of Central Avenue.

Police say Ellen Bolinger-Morrison, of Middletown, was driving a GMC Envoy eastbound when she possible experienced some sort of medical problem. She drove off the roadway, striking a pedestrian and several mailboxes.

The pedestrian was identified as Cody Casada, of Bavarian Drive, who was walking home from work. Casada was pronounced dead at the scene.

Bolinger-Morrison was treated at Atrium Medical Center.

The incident is under investigation and charges are pending.

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