Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash

Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash: 

The Cleveland Division of Police Accident Investigation Unit is currently investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash which occurred on February 2, 2016 at approximately 230 am on I71 southbound near West 140th Street.  The preliminary information reveals that a 22 year old white male operating a Chevy Cobalt drove the wrong way on I-71, colliding with a Chevy Suburban driven by a 33 year old black female.  Both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene.  Alcohol may be a factor; toxicology reports pending.  Neither driver utilized a seat belt.  This matter will be further investigated.