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Truck driver killed in fiery I-275 crash identified

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Photo from viewer Sarah who was stuck in traffic. Photo from viewer Sarah who was stuck in traffic.
SHARONVILLE, OH (FOX19) -

The westbound lanes of Interstate 275 are back open Wednesday morning following a fiery crash that left one dead.

Police identified the man who died as Kevin Roberts, 54, from Clarksville.

According to authorities, the 2007 Sterling dump truck was traveling westbound near Reed Hartman Highway around 3 p.m. Tuesday when it veered left, struck the median wall then overturned and caught fire.

Sharonville Police say Roberts died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash.

The truck was fully loaded with gravel at the time of the crash.

The roadway was reopened at 12:30 a.m. on July 2.

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