One person dead after early morning crash in Colerain Twp

Photo taken by FOX19's Tom Nartker
Photo taken by FOX19's Tom Nartker

COLERAIN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - Police responded to reports of a fatal crash Sunday morning in Colerain Township.

Police say they believe the driver was drunk and speeding just before 3:00 a.m. when he crashed on Royal Glen Dr near Sequoia Court.

Police say the car rotated counterclockwise before coming to a final stop. The front seat passenger, Dominque M. Carter, 21, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver and two other passengers were transported to UC Medical Center with minor injuries.

Officials say the driver will be charged. The crash remains under investigation.

FOX19 will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

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