17-year-old turns himself in following Franklin hit-and-run

FRANKLIN, OH (FOX19) - A 17-year-old has turned himself into police following a hit-and-run in Franklin.

The unnamed teen presented himself to authorities on Wednesday.

On Tuesday, 72-year-old Gerald Retherford was crossing 4th Street near the Franklin High School when he was struck by a westbound vehicle that left the scene.

Officers say the teen was driving a white GM style vehicle. Police say the vehicle had significant damage to the driver's side mirror and possible front end damage from the crash.

Retherford was transported to Atrium Medical Center by Franklin Fire/EMS.

The case remains under investigation. Charges are pending through the Warren County Juvenile Court.

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