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Driver charged in fatal crash involving bicyclist

Melvin White (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) Melvin White (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

A driver has been arrested and charged in a crash that killed a bicyclist near Lunken Airport.

Melvin White, 50, is charged with vehicular homicide and vehicular manslaughter, both misdemeanors. He was arrested on Tuesday.

White is accused of hitting and killing Andrew Gast, 27, on Aug. 26 in the 600 block of Wilmer Avenue.

According to court documents, White failed to maintain assured clear distance and struck Gast from behind.

White is scheduled to be in court on Wednesday.

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