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1 person dead, another injured after motorcycle crash on East 139th Street in Cleveland

Posted at 8:24 AM, Jul 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-02 16:06:38-04

CLEVELAND — One person was killed and another person was injured after a motorcycle crash on Cleveland’s East Side Friday, according to the Cleveland Division of Police.

EMS crews and police responded at approximately 2:20 a.m. to East 139th Street and Miles Road for a crash.

Scene of fatal motorcycle crash on East 139th Street and Miles.

The motorcycle driver, identified as a 37-year-old man, was making a left turn at East 139th Street when it struck a curb and ejected a 34-year-old female passenger onto the road.

The driver and the motorcycle continued down the road before it struck a pole near Miles Avenue and East 139th Street.

A 34-year-old female was transported to University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center in serious condition with several abrasions, police said.

Scene of fatal motorcycle crash on East 139th Street and Miles.

The 37-year-old driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.

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