OSHP investigating fatal crash in Ross Co.

A person was killed in a crash on S.R. 180 Wednesday.

ROSS CO. (WCMH)– Troopers said one person is dead and another was injured in a crash on state Route 180.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, just before 1 p.m. Wednesday, troopers were called to Greene Township on S.R. 180 between Rittenour and Kreisel roads on the report of a two-vehicle crash.

Troopers said a 23-year-old woman was driving a Pontiac eastbound on S.R. 180, when she lost control of the vehicle crossed into the westbound lanes, where she was hit by a Dodge Ram pickup truck.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene and the driver of the pickup truck was transported with minor injuries.


According to troopers the female may not have been wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash, and it may be weather related.

S.R. 180 is closed between Rittenour and Kriesel roads while troopers investigate.

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