Fatal accident on I-71

Posted by Amber Jenkins- email

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19)-- The Cincinnati Police Traffic Unit is investigating an accident that killed one man Saturday afternoon.

Around 1:30pm, 42-year-old  Nicholas Boschert was driving south on Interstate 71 on Fort Washington Way when he stopped in the left center lane because of car trouble.

58-year-old Gary Reed was heading south on I-71 on a motorcycle when he struck the back of Boschert's stopped vehicle.

Police say Reed was pronounced dead at the scene from fatal injuries in the crash. He was not wearing a helmet.

Boschert was not in the vehicle at the time of the accident and was not injured.

The traffic unit is investigating the crash and asks anyone with information to contact 513-352-2514.