COVENTRY TOWNSHIP — The Summit County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 17-year-old Olmsted Township boy, who was struck and killed on Interstate 77 early Sunday morning.
Officials said it happened just after 2 a.m. in the southbound lanes of I-77, near mile marker 121. That’s where Coventry firefighters found the teen in the roadway. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The boy had been a passenger in a car that was traveling south, when he exited the moving car and was struck by multiple vehicles, a news release stated.
No charges have been filed.
Further details, including the teen’s identity, were not immediately released.
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