Dayton Police say weather likely cause of downtown crash

A 2-vehicle crash on the Monument Ave. Bridge in Dayton (Photo: Zev Orenstein)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Dayton Police say weather was likely the cause of an early morning crash in downtown Dayton.

A 2-vehicle crash on the Monument Ave. Bridge in Dayton (Photo: Zev Orenstein)

It happened around 4:30 a.m. Wednesday on the East Monument Avenue bridge near North Findlay Street.

Police say a car and SUV collided. Both drivers were taken to area hospitals.

One was transported to Grandview Medical Center and the other was transported to Miami Valley Hospital. Police did not release either driver’s condition.

The right lane of East Monument Avenue was closed while police worked to clear the scene. Traffic was able to pass on the bridge in the left lane.

The crash remains under investigation.

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