(Westlake)-At 11:44PM on Sunday night numerous calls were received by Westlake Police Department regarding a vehicle that had driven off the road on I-90 eastbound near Columbia Road. That vehicle went into a ditch and caught fire.
Westlake and Bay Village Fire Departments and The Westlake Service Department responded to the scene, as did police officers from North Olmsted, Rocky River, Avon, and the State Highway Patrol.
The Medical Examiner’s Office was also on scene. I-90 eastbound at Crocker Road was closed at midnight and reopened at 5:20AM.
The sole occupant of the vehicle (2012 Ford 4 door) was 25-year old Kelly Kramer of North Ridgeville. She died at the scene.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.
Photo Courtesy of Glenn Forbes