Springfield police report identifies woman killed in Sunday crash

One person was killed and two others injured in this crash at John Street and Portage Path in Springfield on Sunday.

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One person was killed and two others injured in this crash at John Street and Portage Path in Springfield on Sunday.

A Springfield police report of a Sunday fatal crash identifies a 35-year-old woman as the victim.

Jessica Cydrus, of Springfield, was driving a Toyota Camry east on John Street around 4:15 p.m. when an SUV that was speeding drove through a stop sign at Potage Path, smashing into the driver’s side of the vehicle, according to police.

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The Camry came to a rest against a telephone pole, according to the report. Cydrus was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident, according to the report.

A passenger in the Camry, Jamie Salters, was taken to Miami Valley Hospital by EMS.

The driver of the SUV was identified as 18-year-old Micah Byrd, of Springfield. He was taken to Springfield Regional Medical Center, according to the report.

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Witnesses said three passengers from the Saturn Vue fled the scene, police said. No charges have been filed and the crash is still under investigation.

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