BOTKINS — A car crashed into the back of a semi trailer and caught fire, resulting in at least one fatality Monday.
A Tacoma pickup was visible upside down in front of a damaged semi trailer in the southbound lane of Interstate 75, just north of the Botkins exit.
A car was wedged under another semi trailer nearby.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol reported there were two separate crashes involving multiple vehicles that were caused by a slow down that began due to a third crash that happened farther south on I-75. There were also numerous injuries.
Additional information wasn’t available Monday evening.