One person killed in Dearborn Co. crash on S.R. 56 in Aurora - Cincinnati News, Weather, Sports from FOX19 NOW-WXIX

One person killed in Aurora crash Wednesday


One person is killed in an accident in Dearborn County.

It happened around 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday on S.R. 56 in Aurora.

Authorities say Billy Wainscott, 78, was traveling eastbound on SR 56 when he was struck head on by a vehicle driven by Shawn Horstman, 39.

Wainscott was pronounced dead at the scene by the Dearborn County Coroner's office.

Horstman was taken to the Dearborn County Hospital after being extricated by the Aurora and Lawrenceburg Fire Departments. He was then flown to University Hospital where his condition is unknown at this time.

The crash remains under investigation.

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