Carey man assisting stranded motorist struck, killed by truck

A Carey man assisting a man whose vehicle had run out of gas was struck and killed by a truck on SR 15 Tuesday night.

According to a release from Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office, a 2004 Ford van driven by William Kennard, 21, of Grove City, had run out of gas. Mikhael Weyer, 28, of Carey, stopped to assist Kennard.

Weyer was struck by a 2013 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Jeffrey Striner, 61, of Dublin, while putting gas in Kennard’s van, according to the release.

Weyer was pronounced dead, the release states.