On 10-24-16, at approximately 9:07 p.m., Hillsdale County Sheriff Deputies were dispatched to 3981 Rus-Dic Dr. in Reading Township to investigate a domestic assault & battery complaint.

Deputies determined during their investigation that 47-year-old Michael Wayne Pennington had been struck by a vehicle during the incident. The male victim was flown from the scene to a hospital in Fort Wayne by Samaritan Medical Transport.

Deputies were assisted at the scene by Reading Emergency Unit Personnel along with the Reading Fire Department.

The incident remains under investigation.