A Hartville teen is recovering from injuries suffered Tuesday night when he was hit by a car that drove off.
The State Highway Patrol reports that the 16-year-old was walking westbound on Smith Kramer Street Northeast in Lake Township when he was struck just before midnight. The vehicle traveled eastbound from the scene.
The teen was taken to Akron Children’s Hospital, where he is listed in stable condition.
Authorities say they do not have a description of the vehicle.
Anyone with information is asked to call 330-433-6200.