$100K bond set for driver involved in Colerain Township fatal wreck, court docs say

Driver arrested after deadly Colerain Township crash
Published: Mar. 4, 2022 at 3:44 PM EST|Updated: Mar. 5, 2022 at 3:00 PM EST
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CINCINNATI (WXIX) - A judge set a $100,000 bond for a driver who was arrested in Colerain Township following a crash that killed one person and injured another.

Police say that Antonio Wofford, 31, was the driver that caused the crash near Northgate Mall that killed 25-year-old Ronald Washington Jr. before 10 a.m. Friday.

According to court documents, Wofford was speeding and ran a red light at the intersection of Colerain Avenue and Compton Road. He then ran another red light at Colerain Avenue and Commons Circle where he hit Washington Jr.’s car.

Washington Jr. was then thrown from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene, according to court documents.

Wofford fled the scene but was later arrested and charged with aggravated vehicular homicide, according to Colerain police.

He was taken to UC Medical and then taken into custody, according to police.

Antonio Wofford is accused of causing the crash on Colerain Avenue near Northgate Mall on...
Antonio Wofford is accused of causing the crash on Colerain Avenue near Northgate Mall on Friday, according to Colerain Township police.(WXIX)

A passenger in Washington’s car, Isaiah McBride, 25, was taken to UC Medical and is in critical condition.

In addition to the bond, Wofford has to wear an electronic monitor device.

Colerain Avenue was shut down until just before 7 p.m.

The wreck is still under investigation.

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