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Coroner IDs 87-year-old man killed in I-71 crash

The sheriff's office said one person was killed in the accident.
The sheriff's office said one person was killed in the accident.(Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
Updated: May. 20, 2021 at 8:31 AM EDT
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CINCINNATI (FOX19) - An 87-year-old Blue Ash man died in the crash that shut down Interstate 71 northbound for several hours during the evening rush Wednesday, according to the Hamilton County Coroner’s Office.

Kenneth Kelley was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident reported at 4:25 p.m. between the exits for Kenwood and Montgomery roads, coroner officials said.

His cause of death remains under investigation.

It’s not clear yet if he died from injuries in the accident, or if a medical emergency contributed, according to the coroner’s office.

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