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Driver who crashed into Norwood hotel and fled turns himself in

The driver who crashed into a Norwood hotel Thursday and ran off turned himself in. (FOX19 NOW/Adam Schrand) The driver who crashed into a Norwood hotel Thursday and ran off turned himself in. (FOX19 NOW/Adam Schrand)
NORWOOD, OH (FOX19) - The driver who crashed into a Rookwood Exchange hotel and fled has turned himself in, Norwood police announced Friday.

Jacob Roddy, 25, was charged with failure to control a motor vehicle and leaving the scene of the an auto accident. He was cited to appear in Hamilton County Municipal Court.

Police and fire crews responded just before 1:30 a.m. Thursday when the driver of a vehicle failed to stop at the top of the northbound Interstate 71 exit ramp onto Edmondson Road and crashed into a Marriott Courtyard.

The vehicle fully crashed into the hotel kitchen, causing several thousands dollars in damage.

No one was hurt, but the driver got out of the vehicle and ran off before officers arrived.

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