Storage unit falls from semi truck, flattens car in Fairfield

Two people are hospitalized.
Published: Nov. 15, 2022 at 4:49 PM EST
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BUTLER COUNTY, Ohio (WXIX) - A crash closed Dixie Highway in both directions Tuesday afternoon.

It happened around 3:26 p.m. beneath a railroad underpass at Dixie Highway/Route 4 at St. Clair Avenue.

A semi hauling a portable storage unit hit the underpass, causing the storage unit to fall off the trailer and hit a Ford Fusion, according to the Fairfield Police Department.

There were two people inside the car. EMS transported them to Ft. Hamilton Hospital with injuries police described as “potentially serious.”

The semi-driver was not injured.

A shipping container fell on a car in Hamilton Tuesday evening, police say.
A shipping container fell on a car in Hamilton Tuesday evening, police say.(WXIX)

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