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Driver killed in crash after crossing center line, deputies say

Posted: 12:57 PM, Oct 02, 2018
Updated: 2018-10-02 17:41:51Z

OXFORD, Ohio -- A 37-year-old driver was killed and two people were injured when his car went left-of-center and collided with an oncoming truck, the Butler County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday.

Troy Roberts, of Cincinnati, was driving in the 3400 block of Millville Oxford Road Monday evening when his Kia struck a Chevrolet truck, deputies said. Roberts was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 20-year-old passenger riding with Roberts and the 17-year-old driver of the truck were both hospitalized with injuries that were not life-threatening, deputies said. 

The Butler County Serious Accident Reconstruction Team is investigating the incident.