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Man, 30, dies in I-75 crash near Monroe

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MONROE, OH (FOX19) -

A 30-year-old Cincinnati man died after a crash on Interstate 75 in Warren County Tuesday afternoon.

Ken Smith, 30, was driving his 2003 GMC northbound on I-75, just north of State Route 63, when he struck the rear of Stephen Anthony's 2012 International semi-trailer, at approximately 1:20 p.m., the Ohio State Highway Patrol's Lebanon Post said.

Smith was transported to Atrium Medical Center, where he succumbed to his injuries.

His passenger, Shawntay Smith, 34, of Cincinnati, was also transported to Atrium Medical Center. She's expected to survive.

Anthony, 70, of Mt. Sterling, OH, was not injured.

No word on if drugs, alcohol or speed were factors in the crash. 

The crash remains under investigation.

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