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33-year-old female dies in crash on Denison Avenue in Cleveland

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Posted at 8:14 AM, Jul 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-30 13:50:35-04

CLEVELAND — One person was pronounced dead after a crash on Denison Avenue Friday.

Officers from the Brooklyn Police responded at approximately 2:30 a.m. to the Tavern, located at 7104 Biddulph, for shots fired.

A vehicle, driven by a 32-year-old male, believed to be involved in the shooting was located. Officers stopped the vehicle but it fled north on Ridge Road.

The vehicle lost control at Denison Avenue and flipped over after it struck a concrete barrier.

Police confirmed a 33-year-old passenger was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene.

The male driver was transported to MetroHealth Medical Center where he remains confined due to his injuries.

Denison Avenue from West 82nd Street to Ridge Road was closed as officers investigated the crash.

The Cleveland Division of Police is handling the investigation, according to Brooklyn Police Chief Scott Mielke.

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