Pedestrian killed in Green Springs crash

GREEN SPRINGS, Ohio - A pedestrian is dead after a two-car crash in Green Springs, Seneca County.

Keith Wheeler, 55, was killed after getting struck by an SUV and thrown into a stop sign.

The accident happened Sunday afternoon, as an SUV was driving northbound on State Route 19 when it was struck by a car driving southbound, according to Green Springs police.

The impact sent the SUV off the road, where it then hit Wheeler, who was walking along to road, police said.

None of the passengers in either car was hurt in the crash.

Wheeler was flown from the scene to a Toledo hospital, where he died of his injuries.

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