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U.S. 35 reopened in Riverside following police activity

Published: Monday, December 04, 2017 @ 3:43 PM

UPDATE @ 3:58 p.m.:

U.S. 35 has reopened this afternoon after police activity shut down the highway in both directions, according to police.

INITIAL REPORT:

Both directions of U.S. 35 is closed this afternoon at Woodman Drive on reports of police activity, according to initial reports.

Initial reports indicated someone was trying to jump from the bridge, according to our crew on the scene.

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The report was made around 3:30 p.m.

We’re working to learn more.

Another meteor? Reports come in of bright flash across Ohio, Ind. night sky

Published: Thursday, January 18, 2018 @ 1:21 AM

WHIO Weather Camera Network caught a possible meteor Wednesday night in Miamisburg.

Another meteor may have lit up the sky late Wednesday night.

Several reports have come into our newsroom of a bright flash that shot across the sky just before midnight. People from Englewood, Marysville and Randolph County, Ind. have said they saw the bright flash, with some saying it was bright blue or blue/green.

>> WHIO Doppler 7 Interactive Radar

The American Meteor Society received several reports of a meteor in Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan and Kentucky.

A meteor was spotted in Ohio, Michigan and Canada late Tuesday. 

>> VIDEOS: Meteor spotted in Ohio, Michigan, Canada

Pursuit through Piqua, Troy ends in crash, 2 arrests

Published: Thursday, January 18, 2018 @ 5:06 AM

MUST SEE: Police chase in Troy caught on video

A pursuit that started in Piqua late Wednesday night reached speeds of over 100 mph, according to police.

The pursuit started just after 11 p.m. after an officer attempted a traffic stop on a suspected OVI driver, police said. 

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The suspect vehicle fled from police, reaching speeds of just over 100 mph. The vehicle hit stop sticks and crashed in Troy  at 11:24 p.m., 17 minutes after the pursuit started.

The driver, identified as Mark Lee Yount, 33, of Dayton, was arrested for OVI, tampering with evidence, trafficking in drugs, fleeing and eluding, and possession of a firearm under disability.

>> Another meteor? Reports come in of bright flash across Ohio, Ind. night sky

The passenger, identified as Austin Lee Stahl, 21, of Piqua, is facing charges of tampering with evidence and fleeing and eluding.

Mark Yount

Austin Lee Stahl
No one was injured.

Driver backs into Dayton police cruiser 

Published: Thursday, January 18, 2018 @ 2:51 AM

SCENE: Driver backs car into Dayton police cruiser

A driver was ticketed after backing their car into a Dayton police cruiser early Thursday morning.

The crash happened around 2:15 a.m. on Watervliet Avenue near Smithville Road. 

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A witness told our crew that a passenger got out of a black car and started walking away. The driver put the car in reverse and backed up in an attempt to get his passenger back in the car, but instead, backed up into the police cruiser.

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The officer was checked by medics on the scene. No injuries were reported.

Dayton traffic from the WHIO traffic center

Published: Thursday, January 18, 2018 @ 12:47 AM
Updated: Thursday, January 18, 2018 @ 12:47 AM

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Traffic issues can be reported by calling our newsroom at 937-259-2237 or tweeting @WHIOTraffic .

Traffic conditions are updated every six minutes on AM 1290 and News 95.7 FM.

Major Highway Incidents

  • No incidents to report

Surface Street Incidents

  • No incidents to report

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Ongoing Construction & Other Closures 

Live look at highways on our traffic cameras here.

Latest traffic conditions are also available on our traffic map. 

MONTGOMERY COUNTY

  • Keowee Street north of Stanley Avenue, bridge closed until 2019. The official detour is: Keowee Street to Stanley Avenue to I-75 to Wagner Ford Road and back to Dixie. More information is available here.
  • Stewart Street Ramp to US 35 East, RAMP CLOSURE March 28 - Sept 30, 2018. The official detour is: Stewart Street to Edwin C. Moses Boulevard to I-75 north to US 35 west to James H. McGee Blvd. to US 35 east.
  • I-75 north Ramp to US 35 west and east, Lane width restriction until Apr. 1, 2018. One lane will remain open on the ramp with a width of 11 feet.