Driver, dog killed in 3-vehicle crash in Greene County

The motorist killed in the crash has been identified as a 25-year-old man whose name has not been released. He was traveling east on Clifton Road in an SUV when he drove in front of a dump truck that was northbound on state Route 72. The dump truck struck and pushed the SUV in front of a southbound semi, killing the 25-year-old man and one of his two dogs, police said.

Neither of the other two drivers was injured. Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers confirmed a male driver and a small dog inside a SUV died at the scene of a three vehicle crash in Miami Twp. in Greene County Wednesday afternoon.The accident occurred shortly after noon at the intersection of SR 72 and S. River Road. Our reporter on scene said it appears the SUV became sandwiched between a semi truck and a dump truck.We will continue to update this site with new details.A semi truck, dump truck and SUV have reportedly collided near the intersection of S.R. 72 and S. River Rd. in Greene County.The driver of the SUV is unconscious, according to dispatchers, and a dog in the car is severely injured.A medical helicopter has been put on standby, and traffic is being diverted from the area.The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.Check this site for new information as it becomes available.

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