Lynn DeLeon, 17, was in a marked crosswalk attempting to cross Lillian Gish Boulevard just before 4 p.m.

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MASSILLON -- A Massillon teenager was killed Friday after she was hit by a car while crossing the street.

Jamie Lynn DeLeon, 17, was in a marked crosswalk attempting to cross Lillian Gish Boulevard just before 4 p.m.

She was hit by a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Gregg Harris, 50, also of Massillon. According to the State Highway Patrol, Harris was attempting to turn right onto West Lincoln Way from Lillian Gish Boulevard.

DeLeon was taken to Affinity Medical Center by the Massillon Fire Department, where she was pronounced dead.

Harris was not injured and was wearing a seat belt. Alcohol does not appear to have been a factor.

The crash remains under investigation.

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