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Deadly roads: Warren County has more fatalities this year than in all of 2017

A 75-year-old Middletown man is the 17th person to die in a fatal Warren County crash so far in 2018, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

RELATED: 75-year-old Middletown man dies in crash on Ohio 741

James Quinn of Middletown was pronounced dead Wednesday by an ambulance crew in Turtlecreek Twp. after his SUV crashed into a tree near the Greentree Road intersection.

MORE: Warren County teen killed on crash-prone section of U.S. 42

Neither alcohol nor drugs were expected to be factors, according to OSP.

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With nearly three months remaining in 2018, the fatal crash was the 17th of the year. That is two more than in all of 2017, according to the highway patrol.

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