The State Highway Patrol says the boy was on his way back to his grandparents’ home when he was hit Tuesday afternoon along state Route 28 in Chillicothe, roughly 40 miles south of Columbus.
Ohio State’s Star House helps homeless teens
A team of Ohio State faculty, staff, and students are providing valuable services to homeless teens at the OSU Star House, a drop-in center for homeless youth.
The Star House provides an alternative to homeless shelters by addressing basic needs and building trust, which ultimately helps set the goal of reintegrating the teens back into the social fold.
Staff at the Star House, who actively conduct research, help position the teens to find a jobs and become successful.