Fatal Crash Investigation
September 26, 2020
On Saturday, September 26, 2020, at approximately 12:28 AM, the Cincinnati Police Department’s Traffic Unit responded to 3385 Reading Road to investigate a fatal injury traffic crash.
Ms. Candice Christon, F/33, was a pedestrian crossing Reading Road. A vehicle, unknown make and model, traveling south on Reading Road struck Ms. Christon. The driver of the vehicle did not stop at the scene of the crash and the driver’s identity is unknown. Ms. Christon sustained life-threatening injuries as a result of the crash and was transported by the Cincinnati Fire Department to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, where she succumbed to her injuries while being treated.
Excessive speed as a factor is yet to be determined.
Impairment as a factor is yet to be determined.
The Traffic Unit is continuing the investigation and any witnesses to this crash are asked to contact the Cincinnati Police Department’s Traffic Unit at 513.352.2514.