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Victim identified in fatal Butler County accident

(PHOTO: FOX19 NOW File) (PHOTO: FOX19 NOW File)
BUTLER COUNTY, OH (FOX19) -

The Butler County Sheriff's Office has identified the man in a fatal accident Monday night.

According to officials, James Rucker was traveling eastbound on Trenton-Franklin Road when he crossed the centerline, going into the westbound lane. Rucker's 2009 Ford Ranger collided head-on with a semi-tractor trailer operated by Sean Moran, a 26-year-old from Indiana.

Rucker, 74-year-old from Hamilton, was ejected from his truck and pronounced dead at the scene. Moran did not sustain any visible injuries.

The accident is still under investigation by the Serious Traffic Accident Reconstruction Team and the Butler County Coroner's Office.

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