Man charged after woman struck by truck, killed at crosswalk


LAKEWOOD, Ohio (WJW) — A Parma man was charged after he allegedly hit and killed a woman with a truck in a Lakewood crosswalk.

James A. Wolf, 54, was charged with vehicular manslaughter, a second-degree misdemeanor punishable by up to 90 days in jail and a $750 fine, according to a release from police.

Police say on Nov. 22, Karen Mack was crossing West 117th Street, in the crosswalk at Clifton Boulevard, when she was hit by a truck.

First responders arrived on scene around 4 p.m. and police said the victim was pronounced dead.

Wolf was released on citation and is due to appear in the Lakewood Municipal Court on Dec. 14 at 9 a.m.

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