COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — One person is dead and another is in critical condition after being hit by vehicles in separate northeast Columbus hit-skip crashes Sunday evening, according to police.
10:50 p.m.: One dead after being hit at Northtowne Blvd. and Morse Rd.
Police say just before 11:00 p.m., one person was hit by a maroon Jeep Grand Cherokee at Northtowne Boulevard and Morse Road.
That person was transported to the hospital in critical condition and was pronounced dead just before 1:15 a.m. Monday. CPD state the driver of the Jeep did not stay at the scene.
11:50 p.m.: One in serious condition after being hit by two cars in Blendon Township
About an hour later, one person was walking down Sunbury Road at Hildebrand Road when they were hit by a black GMC and shortly after was hit by another car, according to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.
FCSO states the victim was taken to Mount Carmel East and remains in serious condition.
Of the two vehicles involved, the driver of the GMC did not stay at the scene while the driver of the second car did.