Victim of fatal I-275 crash in Springdale ID'ed - Cincinnati News, Weather, Sports from FOX19 NOW-WXIX

Victim of fatal I-275 crash in Springdale ID'ed


One side of a major highway was shut down ahead of Friday's afternoon rush hour.

Eastbound I-275 was closed for more than five hours from Winton Road to SR 747 due to a fatal crash, according to police.

Police said a vehicle driven by Jacob Deal struck the rear of a vehicle driven by Janice Crumpton.

Crumpton was pronounced dead at the scene.

A passengers in Deal's vehicle was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

Any witnesses to the accident are asked to contact the Springdale Police Department. 

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