Driver falls asleep at the wheel, hits trooper’s cruiser on I-70 east

UPDATE @ 10:01 a.m.:

The driver of a Chevrolet pickup truck fell asleep at the wheel this morning and hit the back of an Ohio State Highway Patrol cruiser on Interstate 70 east in Huber Heights.

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The trooper was driving behind an oversize load when the pickup truck crashed into the cruiser, according to the OSHP.

INITIAL REPORT:

An Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper was involved in a crash on I-70 east near Old Troy Pike in Huber Heights Thursday morning.
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No injuries were reported, according to dispatchers.

A pickup truck and trooper collided around 9:20 a.m., with two tow trucks arriving on scene shortly after.

We’ll continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

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