XENIA — UPDATE @ 3 p.m.:
A Toledo man has been identified as the victim killed in a crash in Xenia early Friday morning, according to the Greene County Coroner’s Office.
D’Aarron Milliner, 22, was pronounced dead at the scene after the crash on Bellbrook Avenue near U.S. 35 around 3:40 a.m.
Additional details were not available. We’ll update this story as we learn more.
One driver was killed and another was injured after a head-on crash on Bellbrook Avenue in Xenia early Friday morning, according to police.
The crash was reported on Bellbrook Avenue at the U.S. 35 ramp around 3:40 a.m. Friday.
The identity of the victim killed in the crash was not released, pending investigation and notification of family by the Greene County Coroner’s Office.
A preliminary investigation found the driver of one vehicle traveled left of center and crashed into a second vehicle head-on. The driver of the first vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
The driver of the other vehicle suffered non-life threatening injuries.
The crash shut down Bellbrook Avenue and the U.S. 35 ramps for hours, but the crash was cleared and roadways reopened before 8 a.m.
Police are asking for witnesses to contact investigators at 937-376-7206 or the Xenia Police Tip Line at 937-347-1623.
Friday’s early morning crash is at least the fifth fatal crash in the Miami Valley since Thursday afternoon, resulting in the deaths of at least six people.
A motorcyclist was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Fairborn Thursday afternoon. A mother and child were killed in a multi-vehicle crash on I-70 in Preble County. Springfield police were called to investigate two fatal crashes Thursday night.
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