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1 hurt in Trotwood crash that leaves car on its top after hitting power pole, gas line

Published: Friday, May 19, 2017 @ 10:09 PM
Updated: Friday, May 19, 2017 @ 10:59 PM

Trotwood rollover crash leaves 1 injured

UPDATE @2:51 a.m. (May 20)

Guenther Road has reopened following a rollover crash that closed a portion of the road Friday night. 

Dispatchers said no major issues with either electric or gas service resulted from the crash. 

No outages in Montgomery County are being reported by DP&L at this time.

UPDATE @ 10:12 p.m.A male driver has been taken to a hospital, suffering non-life threatening injuries, in the Trotwood crash on Guenther Road. 

Guenther Road is being closed to traffic because of the vehicle accident that has damaged a power pole and a gas line. 

A DP&L crew is on scene, evaluating the damage to a power pole. The utility's online service map is showing as many as five outages in Montgomery County. 

We're hearing also that fire crews have cut off gas service in the area, in advance of the Vectren crew's arrival.


Fire crews and police are on the scene of a vehicle accident in the 1900 block of Guenther Road, in Trotwood, that has left the vehicle on its top. 

There also is damage to at least one power pole and a gas line has been sheared, we're hearing. 

Dayton Power & Light and Vectren crews have been called to deal with that damage. 

The accident was dispatched about 9:20 p.m. as an injury crash. We're hearing there is one victim. 

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We have a crew on the way. We will update this developing report. 

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Rain returns this week, flooding a concern

Published: Sunday, February 18, 2018 @ 4:27 AM
Updated: Sunday, February 18, 2018 @ 11:01 AM

Warmer temperatures and more rain is expected this week in the Dayton area.

Clouds will give way to more sunshine this afternoon. It should be a nice looking day with highs in the middle 40s.

  • Rain returns tomorrow
  • More rain mid-week
  • Flooding possible the next few days

TONIGHT: Clouds return this evening and overnight tonight with rain arriving towards daybreak Monday. Temperatures overnight will be steady in the lower 40s.

MONDAY: Rain returns, and it could be heavy at times. While the chance for storms is not all that high, it can’t be ruled out. Highs will be in the lower to middle 60s.

TUESDAY: More dry time is expected, but storms will be possible later in the evening. Highs will be near 70 degrees.

WEDNESDAY: Rain showers are expected with highs near 60 degrees.

THURSDAY: The chance for rain continues mainly south. Highs will be in the middle 40s. 

FRIDAY: The chance for rain returns again Friday. Highs will be in the middle 50s.

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Injury crash reported I-75 northbound in Dayton

Published: Sunday, February 18, 2018 @ 12:18 PM

Crews have responded to an injury crash on Interstate 75 northbound near West Second Street.

The far left lane was shut down around 11:50 a.m. Sunday.

Traffic has slowed in the remaining lanes.

We are on the scene working to learn more.

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OVI crash overnight knocks over AT&T pole, closes part of road

Published: Sunday, February 18, 2018 @ 10:10 AM

Wires Down Old Springfield Road

Old Springfield Road at Stillwater River is closed due to an OVI accident overnight. 

>>Eliminations and changes to RTA routes go into effect

The road between State Route 48 and Kley is closed after a vehicle hit an AT&T utility pole Sunday around 2 a.m., according to Butler Township Police.

According to police, AT&T is now at the scene. 

It’s not known if there were any injuries. 

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Smartphones and depression

Published: Thursday, February 15, 2018 @ 6:10 PM

Smartphones and depression


A disturbing link between teens with smartphones, depression and even suicide.

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A look at whether this alarming phenomenon is just a coincidence or a trend that needs urgent attention. 

News Center 7 shows you the small changes parents can make that may help kids better manage Monday beginning at 5 p.m. 

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