A Medina County Sheriff's Dispatcher is being treated at MetroHealth Medical Center after being hit by a vehicle while directing traffic at the Medina County Fair.

According to Capt. David Centner of the Medina County Sheriff's Office, the dispatcher was hit while directing traffic at the south entrance to the Fairgrounds on Lafayette Rd. (U.S. 42). on Tuesday evening.

The car was exiting the fair and turning onto Lafayette Rd. when the accident occurred.

The injured dispatcher was taken to Cleveland Clinic Medina Hospital before being flown via Lifeflight to MetroHealth. He has non-life threatening injuries.

The accident is being investigated by the Medina Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol.