Two people killed in wrong-way crash on Route 4 in Butler County

Two people killed in wrong-way crash on Route 4 in Butler County

FAIRFIELD TWP., Ohio (FOX19) - Two drivers were killed after a wrong-way crash around 10 a.m. Friday, according to Fairfield Township Police Department.

Terri Alcorn, 67, was driving southwest in the 3600 block Hamilton Middletown Road (SR4) when she crossed the center line and hit an oncoming vehicle.

Janice King, 65, was driving northeast on the road when Alcorn’s vehicle hit her, police say.

Alcorn died at the scene of the crash, Fairfield police say.

King was taken to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, but died there from her injuries, according to police.

The crash is still under investigation.

King was a bus driver for the Hamilton City School District. The district issued a statement on her death Friday afternoon:

“Hamilton City Schools is saddened to be informed that earlier today, Janice King, a bus driver for the district, was involved in a traffic accident and tragically lost her life.

“The Hamilton community will be thinking of Janice, wishing the family strength and comfort in the days and weeks ahead.

“Please keep the King family in your prayers.”

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