Pedestrian struck by vehicle


Staff report



WAPAKONETA — A Lima man was injured after being struck by a vehicle Tuesday evening.

According to the Wapakoneta Police Department, on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, at 8:43 p.m. the office received a report of an injury accident at North Street and Brighthorn Street. Upon the officer’s arrival, it was discovered a pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle. The pedestrian had serious injuries and was transported to St. Rita’s Medical Center by Wapakoneta Fire/EMS personnel.

Upon initial investigation at the scene and through the interviewing of witnesses to the incident, it is believed the driver could have intentionally struck the pedestrian.

The pedestrian has been identified as Michael R. Angel, 32, of 1200 W. Market Street Lima, Ohio.

This case remains under investigation and no arrests have been made at this time.

Agents from BCI&I were called in to assist with the investigation. The Auglaize County Sheriff’s Office also assisted.

Staff report