Truck collision closes I-275; crash leaves 1 dead, 2 injured

CINCINNATI (AP) — One person is dead and two others are injured after a semi-trailer truck apparently crossed an interstate highway median and collided with an oncoming pickup truck.

A section of Interstate 275 near Cincinnati was closed after the accident, which took place near Kirby Road at about 2 a.m. Sunday.

Media outlets attribute the description of the crash to deputies on scene.

They report the driver of the pickup was killed and a passenger in the pickup and the driver of the semi were both injured and hospitalized. Names had not yet been released.