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Published: Monday, February 05, 2018 @ 11:55 PM
SPRINGFIELD — A woman killed in a crash early Sunday is 22-year-old Kelsey A. Robinson.
The city resident struck a utility pole about 6:30 a.m. in the 200 block of East Street, according to a Springfield Police Division crash report.
No one else was injured in the single-car crash.
FIRST REPORT: Woman killed in Springfield crash
Robinson’s was the first fatal traffic accident in Springfield this year, the second in Clark County, according to Ohio State Highway Patrol statistics.
The car was headed north on East Street, between Mound and East High streets, when the driver traveled left of center, continued off the roadway and hit the pole, according to the report.
Robinson was taken by squad to Springfield Regional Medical Center.
Published: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 11:22 AM
DAYTON — The Humane Society of Greater Dayton held its 27th annual Furry Skurry 5K walk/run Saturday morning.
People with their pets walked and ran to raise money to help care for homeless pets at the Humane Society of Greater Dayton, according to Jessica Garringer of the Humane Society of Greater Dayton.
The event took place at Eastwood Metro Park at 9:30 a.m.
Published: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 12:14 PM
Updated: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 5:20 PM
TROY — A bicyclist was killed late Saturday morning after he was struck by an SUV while headed west on West Main Street.
The bicyclist was traveling west in the curb lane in the 900 block of West Main Street when he was ended up in the path of an oncoming SUV and was struck, Troy police Capt. Joe Long said.
The victim, described as an older man from the Troy area, was not identified.
He was not wearing a helmet and was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. His body was taken to the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office for an autopsy.
The driver of the SUV was not believed to be injured but was taken to Upper Valley Medical Center as a precaution.
The crash remains under investigation.
Published: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 6:38 AM
Updated: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 12:45 PM
DAYTON — The family of Dean Lovelace, the longest-serving Dayton city commissioner, celebrated an honorary street renaming for him Saturday.
Dean Lovelace Drive was unveiled at 11 a.m. at Madden Hills Drive in Dayton.
The ceremony also included a balloon release in memory of the late commissioner who died last year on Memorial Day weekend at the age of 71.
He served as commissioner for 22 years and left the commission in 2016 for health reasons after finishing his sixth term.
Lovelace was described by friends and peers as a firebrand committed to serving the most needy residents of Dayton.
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Published: Friday, May 25, 2018 @ 2:04 AM
Updated: Friday, May 25, 2018 @ 4:08 PM
TROTWOOD — UPDATE @ 4:05 p.m.
The victim in a deadly early Friday morning crash in Trotwood has been identified as Antwahn Swain, 35, of Dayton by the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office.
No preliminary information was available on Swain’s cause and manner of death.
The Montgomery County coroner has been requested to a fiery crash in Trotwood.
The crash was reported around 1:20 a.m. in the 5200 block of Little Richmond Road. Initial reports indicated one person was trapped in the car after the car crashed and caught fire.