Man killed in hit-and-run on Dayton highway, 911 callers describe scene

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Dayton police are investigating after a dead body was found on U.S. 35 Sunday morning.

Dispatch received several calls around 6:30 a.m on reports of a body laying in the eastbound lane near Smithville Road.

Police say the body appeared to have been run over several times.

The road was shut down for a couple of hours while it was removed.

Police are working to find out the identity of the victim. 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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