Police: 1 struck by car on I-90W in Cleveland

Posted at 10:50 PM, Dec 25, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-27 12:02:05-05

A 30-year-old man remains in critical condition after being struck by a car on Christmas day.

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According to a Cleveland police spokesperson, Henry Howard stopped his car around 8 p.m. while in an Interstate 90 westbound lane near West 25th Street due to mechanical problems.

As Howard was walking near his car in the third lane, he was hit by a 2004 Hyundai, which police said fled from the scene but was later located on West 47th Street.

Howard was taken to MetroHealth for serious head injuries, police reported.

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Police said the Hyundai was towed and they are processing it for evidence, but as of Saturday morning a suspect had not been identified.


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