Woman dead after hit-skip accident


A Toledo woman died Thursday night in Amboy Township after crashing her vehicle, then being struck by another in a hit-skip incident.

The Toledo post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol reported that Michelle Moore, 50, was driving on U.S 20 at milepost 22 at approximately 9 p.m. when her vehicle left the side of the road, striking several trees. Moore was thrown from the vehicle and came to rest in the middle of the roadway, after which an unknown passenger vehicle westbound on US 20 struck her body, then fled the scene.

Moore was pronounced dead at the scene. The unknown vehicle has not been located.

Troopers were assisted at the scene by the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office, Lyons Fire and EMS, the Wauseon Fire Department, the Ohio Department of Transportation, and Superior Towing.

The accident remains under investigation. Anyone with information should contact the OSHP Toledo post at 419-865-5544.