Driver flees after crash on U.S. 27 in Colerain Twp.

COLERAIN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - Police are searching for a suspect who the fled the scene following a crash Sunday night on U.S. 27 in Colerain Township.

It was reported around 11:45 p.m. on U.S. 27 northbound near Miami River Road.

Officials said it started when an Ohio State Trooper pulled over the suspect for driving without headlights on. The driver stated he did not have his license and then sped off.

A short time later, crews received a call of a single vehicle crash on U.S. 27. When police arrived to the scene, the driver had fled on foot and remains on the loose.

The suspect was described as a black male in his early twenties with short corn rows, wearing a white t-shirt and a black unzipped sweatshirt.

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