Beacon Journal staff report
A 17-year-old Massillon girl was hit and killed while crossing the street about 3:45 p.m. Friday.
Lynn DeLeon was transported to Affinity Hospital where she was pronounced dead.
DeLeon was attempting to cross Lillian Gish Boulevard in a marked crosswalk when she was struck by a vehicle turning right onto West Lincoln Way from Lillian Gish, according to the Summit/Stark post of the state Highway Patrol.
Gregg Harris, 50, of Massillon, the driver of the 2002 Chevrolet Silverado that struck DeLeon, wasn’t injured.
Alcohol doesn’t appear to be a factor in the crash. The Northeastern Ohio Crash Reconstruction Team was on the scene. The crash remains under investigation.