Police: 1 dead, 1 critical after accident

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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.