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Man killed after walking into roadway

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WEATHERSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio - A Warren man is dead after being struck by a vehicle on state route 422 early Thursday morning.

Police say Byron Thompson, 41, was struck and killed just before 4 a.m. after walking into the roadway just east of Wabash Avenue.

Thompson walked in the path of Phillip Hill's minivan and pronounced dead at the scene.

Hill, 48, of Barberton, was driving eastbound.

The matter is under investigation by the Ohio State Patrol Warren post.

It is unknown if alcohol or drugs were a factor in the incident.

 

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