WARREN COUNTY, Ohio — One person died and two others were seriously injured after a bus crash on I-71 northbound near Wilmington Rd. in Warren County.
Shortly before 6 p.m. Sunday, 18-year-old Brice Kelley was driving his pickup truck southbound on I-71 when he lost control, Ohio State Highway Patrol said in a press release. Investigators said his pickup crossed the median and was struck by a bus driven by 30-year-old Clayton Dehnel. Police said Kelley was thrown from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.
Investigators said Kelley's two passengers, a 20-year-old and a 21-year-old were transported to Bathesda North Hospital with serious conditions.
I-71 northbound was closed at the Wilmington Rd. exit for 3 hours.
OHSP said crews worked to get traffic to exit the highway then re-enter I-71 at Wilmington Rd.