Mt. Vernon Teen Struck & Killed In Weekend Accident


The Ohio State Highway Patrol (OSHP) is investigating the death of a teenager who was hit by a vehicle on Sunday.

OSHP tells 10TV 17-year-old Chelsie Alaimo was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Belmont Avenue and Mansfield Avenue late Sunday in Mount Vernon.

Witnesses say the teen was crossing the intersection when she was fatally hit by the car. 

Authorities have identified the driver who struck the Mount Vernon High School senior, but no charges have been filed thus far.

Students at Mount Vernon High School were notified of Alaimo's death Monday morning and counselers are present in the school for anyone needing assistance.

No other information on this case was immediately provided by police.