1 dead in crash near Butler County line

1 dead in crash near Butler County line
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MADISON TWP., Ohio (FOX19) - A driver is dead in a two-vehicle crash near the line between Butler and Montgomery counties Thursday night, according to the Butler County Sheriff’s Office.

Police and fire crews responded to reports of a collision with multiple injuries and people trapped in both vehicles just north of the line on Ohio 4 and Thomas Road about 8 p.m. Thursday, according to the Madison Township Fire Department Facebook page.

“Crews from Engine 151 and Engine 152 worked to extricate the patients which took approximately 25 minutes,” fire officials wrote. "Unfortunately 1 individual was pronounced dead at the scene, another subject was flown to Miami Valley Hospital by Careflight 2, and a third was transported by ambulance to a local hospital.

One vehicle was occupied by a driver and a passenger; the second held a driver, according to the German Township Police Department.

No names have been released.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation by the German Township police.

This evening at 8:08pm MTFD was dispatched to the area of Rt.4 and Thomas Rd for an injury accident. Dispatch updated...

Posted by Madison Township Fire Department on Thursday, October 10, 2019

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