Pedestrian Killed In Accident On Radford Road< < Back to
The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating an accident that killed a pedestrian on Radford Road.
According to the news release by the Athens Post of the Highway Patrol, Richard Syracuse was hit by a vehicle while crossing the road around 9:39 p.m. on Friday.
The Patrol identified the driver of the vehicle as Sarah Harkins of Athens. Syracuse was pronounced dead at O'Bleness Hospital.
The Athens News reports Syracuse was a retired professor of music at the Ohio University.