One killed in Cleveland crash

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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) – The Cleveland Division of Police is investigating a crash that killed one person early Monday morning.

Officers responded to St. Clair and Woodworth Ave. at just before 1 am.

According to Cleveland police, a Mazda driven by a 28-year-old man was traveling eastbound on St. Clair, approaching Woodworth “in excess of the posted speed limit.”

At that time, a Hyundai Elantra, driven by a 57-year-old man, tried to turn left onto St. Clair when police say the front of the Mazda collided with the left side of the Hyundai.

The driver of the Hyundai was pronounced dead at the scene.

Witnesses told FOX 8 that it was a hit and run and that everyone from one of the vehicles involved ran from the scene.

Police said the matter remains under investigation.

Call Crime Stoppers at (216)252-7463 if you have information that can help police.

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