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    Teen injured in overnight hit-and-run

    CLEVELAND — A teen was transported to the hospital overnight after a hit-and-run on the city’s east side. The hit-and-run happened at East 40th Street and Carnegie Avenue shortly before 1 a.m. A 14-year-old girl was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center in critical condition. Police are urging anyone with information regarding the hit-and-run to contact Cleveland police. Stay with FOX 8 as more details become available.

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    Driver crashes into CSX bridge, rescued by police

    CLEVELAND — A man is in serious condition after crashing his car into a CSX Railroad bridge early Thursday morning. The fiery crash happened shortly before 2:30 a.m. near East 55th Street and St. Clair Avenue. Police officers in the area spotted the crash and helped the man to safety. The driver was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center in serious condition. The nature of their injuries is currently unknown. The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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    Indians fall to Chicago White Sox in extra inning

    CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Sanchez singled home the winning run in the 10th inning to give the streaking Chicago White Sox a 2-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night after a sparkling pitchers’ duel between aces Chris Sale and Corey Kluber. The reigning AL Cy Young Award winner, Kluber struck out 12 and allowed five hits and one run while walking one for the Indians. Chicago didn’t have a baserunner until the fourth, nor did it get a ball into the […]

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    One dead, another injured in shooting

    CLEVELAND — One person is dead and another injured in a shooting on the city’s east side on Monday. The shooting happened at the 5000 block of Finn Avenue near Broadway Avenue Monday evening. One man died on scene and another transported to MetroHealth Medical Center in serious condition. It is currently unknown what circumstances led up the shooting, and it is under investigation. Stay with FOX 8 as more details become available.

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    Fatal accident closes portion of Lake Road

    ROCKY RIVER, Ohio — One person is dead after a crash on Lake Road in Rocky River. According to the Rocky River Fire Department, the crash happened sometime around 4 a.m. **The video above was submitted by a Fox 8 viewer who was at the scene shortly after the crash** The driver was traveling east on Lake Avenue when they lost control, hit a wall and home then burst into flames. Lake Road is closed between Argyle Road and Kensington […]

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    ‘I got a very troubling phone call': Man calls 911 reporting possible double homicide, 3 found dead

    CLEVELAND — Three people are dead in an apparent domestic-related double homicide-suicide on the city’s west side. Early Tuesday morning, one body was taken from a home in the 7000 block of Memphis Avenue, another body from a home a few doors down and a third body from a vehicle parked in one of the driveways. A call was placed to 911 by a man reporting that his brother had called saying he’d killed two people. “I got a very, […]

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    Driver ejected in overnight fatal accident

    CLEVELAND — One driver died and another was injured following an accident on the city’s east side early Monday morning. The accident happened at Eddy Road and Arlington Avenue shortly after midnight. Police said a driver speeding on Eddy Road collided with another driver and was ejected. The driver died on-scene. The other driver was treated at the scene for non life-threatening injuries. The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s office identified the deceased as Richard L. Lynch, 32, of Cleveland.

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    Kentucky cruises past West Virginia, advances to regional final

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Perfect and pulverizing. Kentucky made West Virginia’s press look pathetic. Trey Lyles scored 14 points, Andrew Harrison added 13 and the unbeaten Wildcats, chasing history and a ninth national title, rolled to a 78-39 victory over the Mountaineers on Thursday night in the Midwest Regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament. The tourney’s top seed and an overwhelming favorite to cut down the nets next month in Indianapolis, Kentucky (37-0) advanced to Saturday’s regional final to play third-seeded Notre Dame, an […]

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    Police: Child in stolen vehicle found safe

    GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio — Authorities have located a 12-year-old girl taken inside a stolen vehicle. Garfield Heights police say the black 2000 Chevrolet Impala was stolen around 12 a.m. Friday at the Open Pantry in the 4500 block of East 131st Street. Police say the car was left in a parking lot with the engine running and the girl asleep in the backseat. While the car’s owner went into the store, an unknown black male entered the unlocked vehicle and […]

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    Kentucky stays alive in March Madness race against Hampton

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns bounced back from a mini-slump with 21 points and 11 rebounds, Andrew Harrison added 14 points and No. 1 Kentucky rolled to a 79-56 win over 16th-seeded Hampton Thursday night in its NCAA Tournament opener. Limited by foul trouble the past two games, the 6-foot-11 Towns was forceful all night in helping the unbeaten Wildcats (35-0) roll to the site’s most lopsided outcome of the day after three one-point finishes at the KFC Yum! Center. Trey […]

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    Crews battle fire in downtown historic district

    WADSWORTH, Ohio — Several departments battled a fire in the downtown historic district in Wadsworth overnight. The fire broke at The Sub Station after 11 p.m. Monday and contained shortly thereafter. The Sharon Township Fire Department, Norton Fire Department and Rittman Fire Department all assisted in fighting the fire. No injuries related to the fire have been reported. The cause of the fire is unknown and currently under investigation.

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    Man injured in shooting on city’s east side

    CLEVELAND — Police are investigating a shooting on the city’s east side. The shooting occurred at the 10500 block of Superior Avenue shortly after 7 p.m. Sunday night. Police say one 32-year-old male was transported to MetroHealth Medical Center with an injury to the leg in critical condition. The circumstances leading up to the shooting are unknown at this time.