Person dead after crash in Franklin Township

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office says a person was killed in a crash on Sunday.

The crash happened around 5:40pm in the 1000 block of Harrisburg Pike. According to Franklin County Sheriff Dallas Baldwin, a pickup truck was driving south on Harrisburg Pike and attempted to turn left. The truck was struck by a scooter that was traveling north.

The rider was ejected from the scooter and struck by an unknown vehicle that continued driving north without stopping. The rider was not wearing a helmet and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the pickup truck, identified as 57-year-old Richard Dotson, did not report any injuries.

The sheriff’s office has not released the identity of the scooter driver or of the driver of the known car.Keep checking for real-time updates on this story. To get alerts for breaking news, grab the free NBC4 News App for iPhone or Android. You can also sign up for email alerts.

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