Fatality in crash on East Street in Springfield identified


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Fatality in crash on East Street in Springfield identified

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Kelsey A. Robinson, 22, of Springfield was killed early Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, after her vehicle hit a utility pole on East Street. (Eric Higgenbotham/Staff)

A woman killed in a crash early Sunday is 22-year-old Kelsey A. Robinson.

The city resident struck a utility pole about 6:30 a.m. in the 200 block of East Street, according to a Springfield Police Division crash report.

No one else was injured in the single-car crash.

Robinson’s was the first fatal traffic accident in Springfield this year, the second in Clark County, according to Ohio State Highway Patrol statistics.

The car was headed north on East Street, between Mound and East High streets, when the driver traveled left of center, continued off the roadway and hit the pole, according to the report.

Robinson was taken by squad to Springfield Regional Medical Center.

For the full story, go to SpringfieldNewsSun.com.

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