SUV strikes pedestrian in Granger Twp. - KCTV5

SUV strikes pedestrian in Granger Twp.

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The crash happened on Waterside Drive west of North Medina Line Road. (Source: Google Maps) The crash happened on Waterside Drive west of North Medina Line Road. (Source: Google Maps)
GRANGER TOWNSHIP, OH (WOIO) -

The Medina Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a serious injury crash that occurred on Waterside Drive west of North Medina Line Road on Wednesday night.

According to the OSHP, the crash occurred around 7:30 p.m., when a pedestrian was walking westbound on Waterside and was struck by a GMC SUV traveling westbound, driven by Betty Hodgson, 65, of Granger Township.

Hodgson did not sustain any injuries, but the pedestrian, identified as Nahida Abboud, 62, of Akron, sustained serious injuries. Abboud was transported to Akron General Hospital.

The OSHP says drugs and alcohol were not a factor in the crash, which remains under investigation.

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