Man dead following crash in Dayton; investigation underway

DAYTON — A man is dead following a crash in Dayton Saturday morning.

Officers responded to the 1400 block of Shoup Mill Road around 9:45 a.m., according to a spokesperson for the Dayton Police Department.

According to the spokesperson, a passerby observed a vehicle off the roadway to the east in a parking lot. The vehicle had extensive damage, and the single occupant was deceased.

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A debris field south of the scene indicated the vehicle was headed north and left the roadway, rolled, and came to rest in the lot which was downhill and slightly obscured from the roadway, the spokesperson said.

Medics pronounced the male deceased at the scene.

The time of the crash was not immediately known.

The crash remains under investigation at this time.

News Center 7 will continue updating this story as we learn more.

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