Mother, dog killed in Ashland hit-and-run crash


ASHLAND, Ohio (WJW)–  The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal hit-skip crash that killed a mother and family dog.

The fatal crash happened on Township Road 1031 in Troy Township around 9:16 p.m. Tuesday evening.

Jennifer Lynne Boreman, 40, from Nova, Ohio, was walking her dog with two juveniles when she was struck by a passing vehicle.

Troopers say the dog and one of the juveniles were also hit. 

Boreman died at the scene. The juvenile was taken to a Cleveland hospital for treatment. Another juvenile that was not injured was taken to a local hospital for evaluation and later released.

The vehicle troopers are looking for is possibly a pick-up truck and will have damage to one of the front headlights and grill area.

Troopers are asking for the public’s assistance in locating the hit-skip vehicle.  Anyone with information is asked to contact either the Ashland County Sheriff’s Office at (419) 289-1911, or the Ohio State Highway Patrol at (419) 289-0911.

A GoFundMe account has been created to help Jennifer’s two daughters.

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