Police: Speed, alcohol factors in deadly crash

Police: Speed, alcohol factors in deadly crash
(FOX19 NOW File)

EVENDALE, OH (FOX19) - One person is dead following an early morning crash Saturday.

It happened around 1:30 in the southbound lanes of I-75, near the 14 mile post.

A witness told Evendale Police a car was traveling at a high rate of speed in the left lane.

Investigators said the vehicle suddenly veered across all three lanes, striking the guardrail on the right side of the roadway.

The vehicle the struck a cement median barrier and the driver was thrown from the car.

He was identified as Michael Fox, 29, of Springfield Township.

Fox was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators said speed and alcohol are believed to be factors in the crash.

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