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UPDATE: Driver transported to hospital after car flips on its top on Butler Warren Road

Published: Wednesday, April 17, 2019 @ 3:42 PM

A crash reported at the intersection of Butler Warren and Bethany roads in Butler County significantly slowed traffic in that area on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. MICHAEL D. PITMAN / STAFF
Michael D. Pitman
A crash reported at the intersection of Butler Warren and Bethany roads in Butler County significantly slowed traffic in that area on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. MICHAEL D. PITMAN / STAFF(Michael D. Pitman)

UPDATE @ 4:03 p.m.

A vehicle trying to avoid rear-ending another flipped and ended up on its top on Butler-Warren Road, and its driver was transported to a local hospital, a Butler County Sheriff’s deputy said.

Two vehicles were traveling south on Butler-Warren. A Chevy Malibu, which was behind a Honda Accord, swerved to avoid hitting the Accord. It flipped on its top after clipping the Accord’s driver’s side tire, said Deputy Steve Poff.

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The driver of the Accord was not injured. 

The crash slowed traffic in the area, and police are cleaning up the scene.

INITIAL REPORT, 3:42 p.m.

A crash reported at the intersection of Butler-Warren and Bethany roads in Butler  and Warren counties has significantly slowed traffic in that area.

Crews were dispatched to the intersection at about 3:25 p.m. today on the report of an injury crash. How many vehicles were involved and the extent of any possible injures was not immediately available.

We have a crew on the way to the scene and will update this story we learn more.