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Woman killed while standing outside disabled vehicle on I-275

The crash happened on southbound Interstate 275 near Milford Parkway and Eastgate exits (FOX19 NOW) The crash happened on southbound Interstate 275 near Milford Parkway and Eastgate exits (FOX19 NOW)
UNION TOWNSHIP, CLERMONT COUNTY, OH (FOX19) -

A northern Kentucky woman standing outside her disabled vehicle was struck and killed Friday night, according to Ohio State Highway Patrol.

A Ford Ranger experienced a mechanical issue near on southbound Interstate 275 between the Milford Parkway and Eastgate exits in Union Township, troopers said. 

The driver, 67-year-old Billie Finnell, exited her vehicle after stopping in the left lane. 

Authorities said Finnell was standing in front of her disabled vehicle when another car rear-ended the Ford Ranger. 

She was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The 32-year-old driver of the second vehicle was taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. 

Troopers said alcohol and/or drugs are suspected to be a factor at this time. 

The interstate was shut down for more than an hour. 

The crash remains under investigation be the Batavia Post of OSHP. 

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