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Driver hits pedestrians, flees scene in Defiance County

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MARK TOWNSHIP, OH (Toledo News Now) -

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is looking for a driver who hit two pedestrians and a dog early Monday morning, then sped away from the accident.

Police the two victims, 37-year-old Pheobie Hanover and 45-year-old Christine Miller, were walking on Openlander Road north of Buckskin Road in Mark Township around just after 7 a.m. Monday when a vehicle veered off the side of the road and hit them. Both were transported to a nearby hospital with minor injuries.

Anyone with information about the accident is asked to call the Highway Patrol at 419-784-1025. The patrol says the vehicle, possibly a white pickup truck, could have damage to the front bumper and grill.

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