Police: Person struck, killed by vehicle in Linden

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Police are investigating a hit-and-run that killed a pedestrian in the Linden area Tuesday night.

Officers responded to a reported accident at the intersection of Cleveland Ave and East Blake Avenue around 6:10 p.m. The victim, identified as Jonathan Harlan, died from their injuries minutes later, police said.

Police said Harlan was trying to cross Cleveland Ave. when he was hit by a a mid-size sedan, driven 20-year-old Ray'Chel Wilson of Columbus.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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