Crashed car goes up in flames, driver escapes

The driver escaped unharmed from this car that crashed and burned on I-75 in Franklin Twp., June 24, 2014. (WDTN Photo/Adam Schrand)

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP (WDTN) – A driver escaped a crash Tuesday evening that destroyed her car.

The one car accident happened on southbound I-75 between Franklin and Middletown around 8:30.

Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers investigating said the driver crashed when the car hydro-planed and she lost control.

The woman was able to get out of the car uninjured before it caught fire and became fully engulfed in flames.

Two southbound lanes were closed for about an hour. 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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