Rear-end crash in Mt. Washington leads to serious injuries

MOUNT WASHINGTON, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati police are investigating a crash in Mt. Washington that led to serious injuries Tuesday afternoon.

Police say that at around 1:10 pm, Lester Forg, 76, was driving a 1998 Honda Accord when he struck the rear of a 1999 Ford F-150 pickup truck stopped at a red light on the 2000 block of Beechmont Ave.

Forg was taken to Mercy Hospital Anderson with serious injuries. He is listed in critical condition.

The driver of the pickup truck, David Wright, 43, was not injured as a result of the crash. He was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.

Police say drugs and alcohol do not appear to be factors in the crash. If you have any information on the incident, please call the Cincinnati Police Department's Traffic Unit at (513) 352-2514.

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