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57-year-old North Olmsted resident killed after she was ejected from her motorcycle on I-480

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Posted at 1:28 PM, Mar 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-22 13:28:13-04

CLEVELAND — A 57-year-old woman was killed after she was ejected from her motorcycle during a crash on I-480 near Grayton Road Sunday, according to a spokesperson for the Cleveland Division of Police.

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner identified the victim as Amy R. Riley, 57 of North Olmsted.

Police said at approximately Sunday at 4 p.m., Riley operated a Harley Davidson at speeds above the posted limit on the westbound lanes of I-480.

Police said the motorcycle weaved in and out of traffic when it struck the rear end of a Kia Sportage driven by a 57-year-old man.

Riley was thrown from the motorcycle and was not wearing a helmet, police said. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Kia Sportage was not injured.

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