Man charged in fatal crash on SB I-75

Man charged in fatal crash on SB I-75
A fatal crash on southbound Interstate 75 turned the morning commute into a mess Monday morning in West Chester Township. (Photo: www.ohgo.com)

WEST CHESTER TWP., OH (FOX19) - A man has been charged with aggravated vehicular homicide in the fatal motorcycle accident on southbound I-75 near I-275 early Monday morning.

Anthony Howard, 35, will face a judge on Tuesday.

Anthony Howard is charged with aggravated vehicular homicide in the fatal motorcycle accident.
Anthony Howard is charged with aggravated vehicular homicide in the fatal motorcycle accident.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol says a 2008 Acura and a 2014 Harley Davidson were headed south on I-75 around 3:40 a.m. when the Acura struck the Harley in the rear.

The motorcyclist, 51-year-old Timothy Sharp of Middletown, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Acura, Howard of Cincinnati, was not injured.

The crash remains under investigation.

I-75 southbound was shut down for about five hours as a result of the crash.

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