Two in critical condition after I-675 crash that killed Central State student

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Two in critical condition after I-675 crash that killed Central State student

UPDATE @ 2:34 a.m. (Nov. 29): Two people are in critical condition at Miami Valley Hospital after a crash on Interstate 675 Monday that killed one Central State University student.

Kennise Hicks, 20, and Andrew Clark, whose age was not released, were occupants in the vehicle that was involved in a crash on I-675 north of U.S. 35 in Beavercreek, which resulted in the death of 20-year-old Trayvon Trammer. 

There was one other occupant in the vehicle, 18-year-old Caleb Upton, who was also transported to Miami Valley Hospital, but his condition is still unknown at this time. 

UPDATE @ 3:45 p.m. (Nov. 28 in): 

The Central State University student killed in a crash on Interstate 675 Monday has been identified as 20-year-old Trayvon Trammer, according to Beavercreek police. 

Trammer was a passenger in a car that was traveling north on I-675 north of U.S. 35 when it was hit from behind by a vehicle driven by 34-year-old John Tokarz, police said in an email Tuesday. 

Trammer was pronounced dead at the scene. The other occupants in that vehicle, Kennise Hicks, 20, Caleb Upton, 18, and Andrew Clark, whose age was not released, were all transported to Miami Valley Hospital, police said. Their conditions remain unknown. 

Tokarz was transported to Soin Medical Center for treatment. 

Previously, Central State University President Dr. Cynthia Jackson-Hammond said in a Facebook post that the person killed, and the three additional occupants of the vehicle were either current or former students of the university.

Investigators said the speed of both vehicles and other factors that led to the crash remain under investigation. 

UPDATE @ 8:30 a.m. (Nov. 28): 

The victim killed in a crash on Interstate 675 in Beavercreek Monday was a Central State University student, according to a Facebook post by the university. 

Two other current students and one former student were also among the victims injured in the crash, Central State University President Dr. Cynthia Jackson-Hammond said in the post. 

The conditions of those injured were not released by Beavercreek police. 

The identities of the victims involved in the crash have also not been released by investigators.

We’ll continue to update this page as new information becomes available. 

UPDATE@5:25 a.m. (Nov. 28):

The Montgomery County Coroner’s office has the body of the person killed in the crash, a spokesman said Tuesday morning. However, they aren’t releasing the victim’s identity because next of kin has not been notified. 

UPDATE @ 5:40 p.m.: (Nov. 27): 

All northbound lanes of I-675 have reopened as the fatal, multiple-vehicle crash near U.S. 35 has been cleared.

UPDATE @ 4:35 p.m.

One person is confirmed dead and three others have been injured in a multiple-vehicle crash on I-675 North near U.S. 35 this afternoon, according to Beavercreek Police Capt. Chad Lindsey.

A pickup truck rear-ended a yellow car, causing severe damage. The driver of that yellow car is the fatality.

I-675 is expected to re-open at approximately 5 p.m., according to Beavercreek Police.

Crash kills 1, closes I-675 for hours

UPDATE @ 2:35 p.m. 

The Greene County Coroner’s Office has been requested to the crash scene on northbound Interstate 675 north of U.S. 35, according to an investigator. 

At least one person is dead in the crash and multiple injuries have been reported. The conditions of the injured have not been released. 

We’ll update this page as we learn more. 

UPDATE @ 2:30 p.m. 

All lanes of northbound I-675 remain shut down north of U.S. 35 in Beavercreek following a serious crash Monday afternoon. 

Our crew on the scene reports at least two vehicles were involved, injuring at least three people. 

A medical helicopter responded to the highway but left the scene around 2:20 p.m. 

Authorities have also blocked the ramps from east and west U.S. 35 to north I-675, according to ODOT. 

The condition of the injured and how long the highway might be shut down were not available. 

We’ll continue to update this page as details become available. 

FIRST REPORT

All lanes of northbound Interstate 675 are shut down north of U.S. 35 in Beavercreek following a reported crash.

Fire crews on the scene have requested a medical helicopter to land on the highway to transport at least one person, according to initial reports. 

At least three people were injured in the crash which was reported around 1:15 p.m. 

We have a crew on the way and we’ll update this page as new details become available. 

A CareFlight medical helicopter landed on northbound Interstate 675 north of U.S. 35 in Beavercreek following a crash on Monday, Nov. 27. (DeAngelo Byrd/Staff)
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