Police: 1 dead, 1 critical after accident
CLEVELAND –The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office released the name of a woman killed in an accident Thursday.
Wyvies Adorno, 56, of Cleveland, was taken to MetroHealth Medical center where she was pronounced dead.
The Cleveland Division of Police said a driver headed westbound on Brookpark Road rearended the vehicle Adorno was in, forcing it to lose control and strike a utility pole.
A male passenger was seriously injured and also taken to Metrohealth Medical Center.
The accident happened in the 5100 block of Pearl Road around 9 p.m.
The driver believed to be at fault was taken into custody.
Police believe both speed and alcohol were factors in the crash.