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Car hits pedestrian in Boardman, OSP investigating

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BOARDMAN, Ohio - The Ohio State Highway Patrol say a person was transported to the hospital after being hit by a car in Boardman Tuesday morning.

The accident occurred at Market Street and Indianola Road shortly before 8:30 a.m.

Police said Branon Williams, 17, was headed south on State Route 7 when he struck Thomas Gent, 66, as he tried to turn onto to Indianola.

Gent was taken to St. Elizabeth's hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Williams was cited for failing to yield the right of way to a pedestrian.  

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