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    Unoccupied police car slammed during fatal crash investigation

    NORTH OLMSTED, Ohio — A driver was taken to the hospital after slamming into the back of an unoccupied police cruiser while officers were investigating a fatal accident. According to the North Olmsted Police Department, the first accident involved an SUV that lost control late Monday and hit a median wall on I-480 eastbound near […]

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    Police search for driver who struck pregnant woman’s car

    FAIRVIEW PARK, Ohio – The Fairview Park Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating a hit-and-run driver who struck a pregnant woman’s car. According to police, the North Ridgeville woman was hit by a pickup truck around 11 p.m. Monday, Sept 15 while traveling westbound on I-480. According to the police report, the […]

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    Traffic alert: Several road closures to impact commute

    CLEVELAND — Several incidents prompted road closures that could impact traffic during the Monday morning commute. Brunswick Rt. 303 in Brunswick was closed between Route 252 and Route 42 after a dump truck hit some wires. The road was expected to be closed until further notice. I-90 at East 9th Street I-90 eastbound was closed […]

  • All lanes of I-480WB reopen after deadly crash

    CLEVELAND — A motorcycle accident shut down all lanes of I-480 westbound at Ridge Rd. Tuesday night, but they have since reopened. According to Cleveland EMS, the motorcycle rider died in the crash. Several others were transported to MetroHealth Medical Center. The Cleveland Division of Police said the driver of the motorcycle “operated recklessly” and […]

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    I-77 NB Reopens; 2 Taken to Hospital

    An accident prompted the closure of I-77 northbound before downtown Tuesday. Police were forcing traffic off of the highway at East 30th Street during the morning commute, but the road has since been reopened. A box truck and six cars were involved in the collision.  Two people were taken to the hospital. Traffic was backed […]

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    Police Investigating After Fatal Wrong-Way Crash

    CLEVELAND, Ohio – Police are investigating after a fatal accident on I-480 Saturday night. According to the preliminary investigation, a car entered the exit ramp at West 130 and began driving the wrong way. The car then collided with another vehicle causing a serious crash at 11:30 p.m. The driver of the second car was […]

  • I-480 Accident Causes Delays

    An accident on I-480 east before Stearns caused major delays Tuesday morning. Just the right lane was open around 7 a.m. and the backup stretched past the Turnpike. Ramps to access the highway were also at a standstill. Emergency responders removed one vehicle from a wooded area and several other vehicles remained at the side […]

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    Wife Says Angel Watching Over Husband During Highway Crash

    CLEVELAND–It’s been five days since a wicked winter storm wreaked havoc on local interstates. “I was running some errands that day and I was driving on I-480 west, right before the I-71 split, and traffic was going slow,” said Darren Schieferle of Strongsville. Schieferle said it was late Wednesday afternoon when the snow started to […]

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    Suspect Charged in Accident That Killed Man Changing Tire

    WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, Ohio– Warrensville Heights police said a man has been arrested and charged in connection with a crash that took the life of a man,who was changing a tire, along I-480 on Feb. 2. Police said Andrew Picha, 21, is charged with vehicular homicide; he pleaded not guilty. Picha is accused of being the […]

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    Multi-Car Crash Along I-71

    CLEVELAND- Cleveland Police have cleared the scene of a multi-car accident along I-71 southbound. It happened shortly after 6 p.m. near the W.150th Street exit and I-480 split. It is not known if anyone was seriously injured. The cause is under investigation. Stay with FOX 8 News and FOX8.com for the latest on this developing […]

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    14 Vehicles Involved in Streetsboro Crashes

    STREETSBORO, Ohio — Four accidents involving a total of 14 vehicles caused backups during the morning commute in Streetsboro Wednesday. According to the Streetsboro Police Department, a seven-car crash and a two-car crash happened on SR 14 at the Turnpike. A three-car crash occurred on SR 14 by Classic Drive and a two-car crash happened […]

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    Multiple Crashes Mean Delays

    NORTH OLMSTED, Ohio — An accident on I-480 eastbound is causing a sluggish commute for some people Wednesday morning and could mean a delay for anyone headed to the airport. It happened around 7 a.m. before Clague. Four cars were pulled off to the left berm and the left lane was blocked. The scene was […]