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One dead in Saturday night crash in St. Clair Township

Posted at 7:10 AM, May 12, 2019

ST. CLAIR TOWNSHIP, Ohio — One man died after a car crash Saturday night on Hamilton Eaton Road in St. Clair Township, according to a release from the Butler County Sheriff's Office.

Brayden Leaker, 19, was a passenger in the car when it drove down an embankment going north on Hamilton Eaton Road just south of Spring Road around 9:45 p.m. Saturday and struck a tree. Leaker was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver and another passenger were taken to a hospital with minor injuries according to police.

The crash is under investigation.

WCPO will update this story when more information is available.