PERRY TOWNSHIP, Ohio – The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian.
According to a press release, the crash happened on State Route 172 just before 9 p.m. Tuesday in Perry Township.
Investigators say Michael Tyson, 69, was crossing SR-172 when he was hit by a car.
Tyson was not in a cross walk.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver was transported to Mercy Hospital for minor injuries.
According to troopers, drug use appears to be a factor in the crash.