CLEVELAND (WJW) — A 46-year-old man has died following a single-vehicle crash on I-71 North Tuesday morning, Cleveland police confirmed.
The crash took place on the highway just before 10 a.m. near West 130th Street, according to a press release from Cleveland police.
The man was driving a 2006 Ford northbound, speeding on I-71 when the vehicle traveled off the right side of the road and collided with he end terminal guardrail, according to police. The guardrail went through the engine firewall into the car and through the back window, the press release said.
The man was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center by Cleveland EMS and pronounced dead at 10:37 a.m., according to Cleveland police.