Man dies following I-70 crash


By Megan Kennedy - WDTN



A Preble County man went off Interstate 70 west and struck a trailer parked next to a pole barn at the dead end of Clinton Street in Clayton just before 5 p.m. Tuesday.


Photo courtesy WDTN

CLAYTON — One person is dead after a crash was reported on I-70 West near Clayton.

It happened just before 5 p.m. after a car traveled off the side of the highway striking a trailer.

The victim, a Preble County resident, is approximately 60-to 70-years-old. It’s unknown whether or not he suffered a medical condition before crashing.

There was no one else in the vehicle with him, the Ohio State Highway Patrol told 2 NEWS.

The victim did not strike a pole barn, as was initially reported by police dispatch.

A Preble County man went off Interstate 70 west and struck a trailer parked next to a pole barn at the dead end of Clinton Street in Clayton just before 5 p.m. Tuesday.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/26/2017/01/web1_Crash.jpgA Preble County man went off Interstate 70 west and struck a trailer parked next to a pole barn at the dead end of Clinton Street in Clayton just before 5 p.m. Tuesday. Photo courtesy WDTN

By Megan Kennedy

WDTN

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