Madison M. Creagan, 14, dies, seven injured, and Chavan Roosevelt Carter, 40, charged in ten-vehicle pileup involving semi on the Ohio Turnpike in Milan, Ohio

Modified Date: 
Tue, 04/04/2017 - 11:42am
Accident Date: 
Sunday, August 14, 2016

Girl killed, at least 7 others injured in 10-vehicle crash on Ohio Turnpike

A young girl was killed and at least seven other people were hurt in a 10-vehicle crash on the Ohio Turnpike that caused an hours-long delay on the highway Sunday afternoon.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol Milan Post, the crash happened at approximately 2:16 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of the Turnpike in Groton Township.

Truck driver charged after girl killed in 10-vehicle Turnpike crash

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Chavan Roosevelt Carter, 40, has been charged with vehicular homicide, vehicular assault, failure to allow assured clear distance ahead and a left lane violation.

Truck driver charged in Sunday's fatal Ohio Turnpike crash

Chavan Roosevelt Carter, 40, of Powder Springs, Ga., also is charged with vehicular assault and failure to obey a traffic-control device, the Ohio Highway Patrol's Milan post announced.

Type: Car Accident
Topics: 
Pileup
People Involved: 
Chavan Roosevelt Carter
Madison M. Creagan
Roadway: 
Ohio Turnpike
City: 
Milan, OH

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