Man dies after wrong-way crash in Middletown

Man dies after crash in Middletown (MGN)

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (WKRC) - A man driving in the wrong direction on a highway through Middletown is dead, according to the Ohio State Patrol. They've identified him as Alex Johnson, 30.

Ohio State Patrol troopers say that Johnson was traveling eastbound in the westbound lane of State Route 73 Monday evening. His car slammed into another car in the westbound lanes. Johnson was pronounced dead at the scene by a coroner after the crash.

The driver of the other car was taken to the hospital. He's expected to survive.

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