Alcohol, speed played part in deadly motorcycle crash on I-480: Cleveland police

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CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Cleveland police say both alcohol and speed played a part in a deadly motorcycle crash on I-480 east near State Road.

On Monday at around 5:20 p.m., police say a 38-year-old man was speeding when he drove a 3-wheel motorcycle into the  back of a Ford Escape.

The man and his passenger, a 32-year-old woman, were thrown from the motorcycle onto the road.

The woman died at MetroHealth Medical Center.

Charges are pending against the driver of the motorcycle.