Rumpke truck crashes into nursing home in Xenia

Rumpke truck crashes into nursing home in Xenia (WKEF/WRGT)

XENIA, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT) - Investigators say they don't know right now what caused the driver of a Rumpke truck to smash into a nursing home in Xenia.

The crash happened Thursday morning at Greenewood Manor on Dayton Xenia Road.

According to Sgt. Gary Johnson with the Xenia Police Department, the driver had to be rescued from his truck by firefighters. The driver was then taken to Greene Memorial Hospital to be checked out as a precaution.

The area of the nursing home that was hit houses administration offices. At the time of the crash, the offices were empty, so no workers were injured.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is helping Xenia Police with the investigation.

According to the county's website, Greenewood Manor offers 24-hour nursing home care as well as supportive living care.

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