NORWALK, Ohio – The Ohio State Patrol is investigating a traffic crash involving a Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck and a pedestrian.
Troopers responded to the intersection of Main Street and Pleasant Street in the City of Norwalk Tuesday around 8 a.m.
According to a press release, the driver of the pickup truck hit a crossing guard who was using the crosswalk while making a left turn from Pleasant Street onto Main Street.
70-year-old Shirley Prater was critically hurt and transported to Fisher Titus Medical Center.
The driver of the pickup was not hurt.
Drugs and alcohol are not believed to be a factor.