Man on skateboard hit and killed in Bellefontaine


BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio (WDTN) — A man is dead after being hit while riding a skateboard in Bellefontaine.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol says the crash happened on S.R. 47 just before 11 p.m. Monday night.

OSP says a car going west on S.R. 47 hit the man on the skateboard. The man, identified as 20-year-old Travis G. Ramos, was knocked off his skateboard and into the path of another car going east on S.R. 47.

Ramos was pronounced dead at the scene. The drivers of the vehicles weren’t hurt.

S.R. 47 was closed for nearly four hours as crews cleared the scene and OSP investigated the crash.

The crash 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. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for all the latest news, weather and sports.

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