Police investigate body found in Clayton

Woman's body found trapped underneath a car in Clayton. (WDTN Photo/Chris Smith)
Woman's body found trapped underneath a car in Clayton. (WDTN Photo/Chris Smith)


CLAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Clayton police are conducting an investigation into what they said was a tragic accident.

They were called to Dorchester Drive Monday around 8:45 p.m. on the report of a dead body.

Officers told 2 NEWS when they arrived they found the body of a woman in her 50s in a vacant lot trapped underneath a car.

They said it appears the woman got out of her car while it was still in gear and was accidentally run over.

The Clayton Police chief told 2 NEWS he will release more information on Wednesday.

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