Driver killed in Columbia Parkway crash

Posted at 11:47 AM, Jun 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-05 11:59:40-04

CINCINNATI –  A 66-year-old driver died after crashing into a median barrier on Columbia Parkway Sunday morning, police say.

Gary Smith failed to control his pickup truck and struck the wall in the 5300 block. The accident happened shortly after 8 a.m. He died at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

Police corrected an earlier release to say that speeding and impairment were not involved in the crash.

Smith was wearing a seatbelt, police say.

The Traffic Unit asks any witnesses to the crash to call  513-352-2514.