HAMILTON COUNTY, OH. (THECOUNT) — Patrick Bolten, of Cincinnati, Ohio, has been identified as the pedestrian in a Friday fatal hit-and-run vehicle strike in Hamilton County.

Boltenm 67, was killed after he was struck by a vehicle then fled the scene Friday morning in Cincinnati.


According to reports, Bolten was on-foot in the area of E. Martin Luther King Drive near Short Vine Street, when he was struck by a vehicle that failed to stop.

Bolten was transported to a nearby hospital where he was later pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

Police have not provided a description of the involved vehicle.

Contact Cincinnati Police Traffic Unit at 513-352-2514 if you witnessed the deadly incident.


Geo quick facts: Hamilton County is a county located in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the population was 802,374. making it the third-most populous county in Ohio. The county seat and largest city is Cincinnati. The county is named for the first Secretary of the Treasury, Alexander Hamilton – Wikipedia.