71-year-old man hit, killed by pickup truck in Riverside


A 71-year-old man died Thursday night after he was hit by a pickup truck while crossing a street in Riverside.

John Myers, of Dayton, was struck and killed in the 1300 block of Woodman Drive, according to Montgomery County Coroner Dr. Kent Harshbarger.

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His cause and manner of death have not been determined at this time.

Crews were called around 8:20 p.m. to Woodman Drive near Woodbine Avenue.

Riverside police Maj. Adam Colon said Myers was hit by a Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck. The area is lit and initial reports are that Myers was not at a crosswalk when he was attempting to cross the street, Colon said.

The accident remains under investigation.

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