Man, 83, fatally injured after being struck by car in Sylvania Township


The Ohio Highway Patrol has identified Donald Pack, 83, of Toledo as the pedestrian who was fatally injured when struck by a vehicle on eastbound West Central Avenue in Sylvania Township today.

Mr. Pack was taken to Toledo Hospital where he was pronounced deceased at 10:30 a.m., according to the Lucas County Coroner's Office.

He was walking south across West Central Avenue near Hasty Road about 6:26 a.m when he entered the eastbound left lane and was struck by a car driven by Kristine Chudey, 22, of Oregon, according to the patrol's Toledo post. He was wearing dark clothes and a red safety light, according to the patrol.

Ms. Chudey was not injured, troopers said.

The eastbound lanes of West Central Avenue were closed, but had reopened by 8:20 a.m., according to the patrol.

The incident remained under investigation.