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VIDEO: Man seriously injured after car flips off of I-75 overpass, lands on Harrison Avenue

VIDEO: Man seriously injured after car flips off of I-75 overpass, lands on Harrison Avenue
Published: Jun. 21, 2022 at 12:16 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 21, 2022 at 1:20 PM EDT
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CINCINNATI (WXIX) - Cincinnati police said a driver was seriously injured after his car flipped on I-75 at the overpass and landed on Harrison Avenue on Sunday.

Police said the crash happened around 11 a.m.

According to police, a Volvo was traveling southbound on I-75 and struck a black Lexus which was also traveling southbound. The driver of the Volvo has been identified as 58-year-old Ali Ahmed Abdu, according to the Cincinnati Police Department.

After hitting the Lexus, the Volvo flipped over a guardrail and landed upright on Harrison Avenue, police said.

Abdu sustained serious injuries as a result of the crash and was transported to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center where he is listed in stable condition.

The driver of the Lexus was uninjured.

Both drivers were wearing a seatbelt.

While the investigation is still ongoing, police say it appears speed played a factor in this crash.

Any witnesses to this crash are asked to contact the Cincinnati Police Department’s Traffic Unit at 513-352-2514.

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