Middletown man killed in wrong-way crash

Middletown man killed in wrong-way crash
(FOX19 NOW File)

MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) - The Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal wrong-way crash in Middletown that involved two cars Monday night.

According to police, 30-year-old Alex Johnson was traveling eastbound on SR 73 in the westbound lanes. Johnson lost control of his vehicle and struck 45-year-old Michael Lidstone of Franklin, OH.

Johnson was pronounced dead at the scene.

Lidstone was transported to Miami Valley Hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.

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