Deputies: Woman struck, killed heading to mailbox

PLEASANT TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WCMH) — Deputies believe a woman was struck and killed while going to her mailbox Sunday evening.

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is reporting 70-year-old Betsey Zerbey, of Darbydale, was fatally struck while out on State Route 665, east of Norton Road, after placing something in her mailbox.

Investigators said Zerbey was struck by an 85-year-old Grove City man driving a Chevrolet Cruze at about 8 p.m. Zerbey was pronounced dead at the scene.

Deputies said charges are not pending against the male driver and alcohol is not considered to be a factor in this incident. The crash remains under investigation. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s