OVI causes crash with ODOT dump truck on I-675

Accident involving an SUV and an ODOT truck in Washington Township

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WDTN) — A man was arrested for OVI after crashing an SUV into an ODOT dump truck early on Friday morning.

The crash happened around 2:20 a.m. on Friday in the northbound lanes of I-675 just before State Route 48 in Washington Township.

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office says a man driving a Mazda SUV changed lanes and hit the ODOT truck, which was on the right shoulder for highway maintenance.

Sheriff’s deputies conducted a field sobriety test on the driver of the SUV. The man failed the breath test and was booked into the Montgomery County Jail.

A woman riding in the SUV was taking to Kettering Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the ODOT truck was not hurt.

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is handling the investigation.


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