HARRISON TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WDTN) – A man is in critical condition after being hit by a car in Harrison Township Friday night.
According to a release from the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, it happened in the 2200 block of Esmeralda Avenue.
An investigation revealed indicates 20 to 30 people were gathered at a home on Esmeralda Avenue attending a wake. Around 10 pm, the victim, Clifford Wilson, 43, was assaulted by several subjects.
Prior to the assault, he was placed in the street. Several minutes later he was hit by a car which exited the driveway.
The car fled the scene.
Wilson was taken to a local hospital by medics from the Harrison Township Fire Department in critical condition.
The incident remains under investigation.Grab the FREE WDTN News App for iPhone or Android. Stay up to date with all the local news, weather and sports as well as live newscasts and events as they happen.