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.
Boy Dies Three Days After Being Pulled From Icy Pond
The five-year-old boy rescued from an icy pond last week has died.
Columbus Police say Elijah Walker died yesterday at Childrenâ€™s Hospital, three days after James Jenkins died trying to pull the boy from a pond inside the Eastland on the Lake apartment complex near Eastland Mall.
Walkerâ€™s death is the sixth in the same pond since 1998.