Man charged for accident involving deputy

Randall Smith (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
Randall Smith (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - An Aurora man has been charged for his involvement in a crash that injured a Hamilton County Sheriff's deputy.

Randall Smith, 24, faces one count of aggravated vehicular assault for an accident that occurred on Oct. 3.

Sgt. Rick Nevell was following a construction crew as it painted lines on I-275 in Whitewater Township when he was struck from behind by Smith.

Nevell's injuries were not life-threatening.

Smith's bond was set at 10 percent of $5,000 cash.

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