Lakeshore Boulevard reopened following fatal crash

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A portion of Lakeshore Boulevard has reopened after being shut down for a time because of a one-car crash that left a 55-year-old man dead.

It happened around 4:15 a.m. Thursday when the car crashed into a tree at East 140th Street.

Lakeshore Boulevard was closed between East 140th and East 143rd streets.

The driver, who has not been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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