Police identify man killed in I-71 northbound crash in north Columbus

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COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Police identify the man killed in a single-vehicle crash in the area of Morse of Road.

It happened Monday just after 4:50 p.m. when Anthony Giannini Jr., 49 was driving northbound on I-71 just south of Morse Road.

Giannini's vehicle left the right side of the northbound lanes and entered the grass. The car struck numerous trees before it rolled and Giannini was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.

The northbound lanes of I-71 were shut down and have since reopened.

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