Source: Two cars ‘street racing’ before one hit, killed man in wheelchair in Cleveland

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CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Two cars were street racing right before one of them hit and killed a man in a wheelchair early Friday, sources tell Fox 8's Ed Gallek.

It happened at just before 1 a.m. at the intersection of West 25th Street and Meyer Avenue.

Sources say two cars were street racing at about 55 miles per hour, when one of the cars hit and killed the man.

The victim has been identified as John E. Kudryk, 55, of Cleveland.

The 21-year-old female driver who allegedly hit him was taken to the hospital. A passenger in her vehicle was also hurt during the crash. The driver is likely to be charged tomorrow.

The driver of the second vehicle involved in the crash reportedly took off.

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