Man killed in Green Township crash

Man killed in Green Township crash
Green Township Police are investigating a single vehicle auto accident that happened on Filview Cr. near Hutchinson Rd.

GREEN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - Green Township police are investigating a fatal car accident that happened Saturday night.

Officers say a 2013 Honda Civic ran off the road on Filview Cr. near Hutchinson Rd. at 8:37 p.m.

The car struck a street sign, fire hydrant, and utility pole before coming to a rest on its roof in the southbound lane of Filview Cr., said police.

The driver, Douglas J. Cooley of Cincinnati, was transported to University Hospital with life threatening injuries, say police.

He was pronounced dead several hours later, according to authorities.

Police say that alcohol and/or drugs appear to be a factor in the crash.

The accident is under investigation by the Green Township Police Traffic Unit.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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