One dead after car crashes into RTA shelter at East 116th Street and Shaker Boulevard

Posted at 7:13 AM, Aug 17, 2016

One person is dead after a crash on Cleveland's east side Wednesday morning.

Police at the scene said a car slammed into a Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority bus stop. The driver took off after a traffic stop. 

One person was killed and another was taken to a local hospital by EMS, police reported. The victim was identified as a 60-year-old man. 

The RTA bus shelter was destroyed. 

No further information was provided.