Police ID pedestrian fatally struck by car outside Franklin home

Police ID pedestrian fatally struck by car outside Franklin home
(Source: WTOC)

WARREN COUNTY, Ohio (FOX19) - A woman died after being hit by a car outside her home, according to Franklin police.

The incident reportedly occurred on Deardoff Road between Second Street and Virginia Avenue.

Police, fire, and EMS responded to the scene around 8 p.m.

Toni Bryant, 78, was crossing the street in front of her house when she was struck by a car driving southbound on Deardoff Road.

She was taken to Atrium Hospital, then flown to Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton where she succumbed to her injuries.

OSHP is assisting with the investigation.

Authorities say the driver remained at the scene and was cooperative. They do not suspect alcohol or drugs to be a factor.

If you have any information about the accident, you’re urged to contact the Franklin Police Department at 937.746.2882 or the department’s 1TIP hotline at 937.743.1TIP (1847).

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