Police in Sharonville, Ohio have identified the truck driver who died in a fiery collision Tuesday. The man, identified as Kevin Roberts, 54, was the sole victim in the crash, according to WCPO Cincannati.
WCPO reports that on Tuesday, July 1 a Roberts died after his vehicle crashed into a highway median and became engulfed in flames. The accident happened on eastbound I-275 in Sharonville. According to the Sharonville Police, Roberts was driving a 2007 Sterling dump truck when he swerved and struck the median. The impact caused the truck to overturn near the Reed Hartman Highway exit. At the time of the crash, Roberts, the owner of the vehicle, was transporting gravel. Cleanup crews had to remove the gravel, which had spilled onto both lanes of the highway.
The following statistics are provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA):