One dead after Springfield car accident


SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (WDTN) – One person is dead after a car accident in Springfield.

It happened at the intersection of East McCreight and Garfield avenues.

Springfield police told 2 NEWS Marcia Cochenour, 74 , rear-ended another vehicle and struck a light pole. Cochenour was transported to the hospital where she later died.

The person in the other vehicle was not injured.

Police are still determining what caused the accident. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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