SHARON TWP. — A township resident died Friday night after being hit by a car on Boneta Road, authorities said.
A 2009 Honda Fit, driven by Ryan Pinkus, 42, of Rittman, was traveling south on Boneta when it struck Dare Flickinger, 53, of Sharon Township, who was attempting to cross the road at about 9:30 p.m., according to the Medina post of the Ohio Highway Patrol. Flickinger was transported to Cleveland Clinic Medina Hospital where he later died.
Alcohol is suspected in the crash, which remains under investigation, according to the patrol.
Along with the patrol, members of the Medina County Sheriff’s Office and Sharon Township Fire and EMS assisted at the scene.