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Man killed in I-275 crash near Combs-Hehl Bridge

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Authorities say a man was killed late Thursday evening after a single-car crash on I-275.

It happened near US 27 and the Combs-Hehl Bridge leading into Ohio. Emergency crews on scene tell FOX19 the car crashed into a roadside pillar and the car caught fire, trapping him inside. 

Police are still working to notify family members of the victim. His name has not been released.

All of the eastbound lanes in the area were temporarily closed as crew cleaned the scene. The highway has since been re-opened.

FOX19.com will continue to update this story with more information as it becomes available.

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