Driver killed in Wayne Township accident

WAYNE TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - Authorities say that a driver is dead after a single-vehicle accident in Wayne Township on Thursday afternoon.

The accident happened around 3:30 p.m. Thursday in the 4500 block of Wayne Trace Road. Officers say that a 2002 Chevrolet Trail Blazer was traveling southbound when the vehicle traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck a utility pole.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident remains under investigation by the Butler County Serious Accident Construction Team.

The identity of the driver is being withheld pending family notification.

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