NORTHEAST Ohio - Here’s a look at what happened throughout Northeast Ohio while you were sleeping:
Cleveland police are investigating after a man was shot overnight on the city’s east side.
Officers tell News Channel 5 the shooting happened around 12:45 a.m. in the area of West 105th Street and Western Avenue.
Paramedics rushed the man to MetroHealth Medical Center.
His condition is currently unknown.
Police have yet to identify a suspect in the shooting.
No arrests have been made.
Willoughby police are investigating an overnight accident that sent one man to the hospital and left a utility pole snapped in two.
On scene officers located a white Saturn with heavy front end damage and a 19-year-old male from Willoughby behind the wheel.
Paramedics took the man to Hillcrest Hospital with minor injuries.
According to police, the accident happened when the victim’s Saturn did not negotiate a curve and instead struck the pole.
The intersection was closed for nearly two hours as crews worked to clear the accident scene.
Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating after a woman was thrown from her car early Saturday morning in Salem Township.
Troopers said the accident happened along Woodrick Road just south of Cullmun Road around 1:09 a.m. on October 13.
According to troopers, that’s where Joni D. Parker, 31, of Oak Harbor, Ohio was thrown from her gold 2002 Ford Explorer after driving off the right side of the roadway and striking a ditch, culvert, and utility pole.
Paramedics flew Parker to the University of Toledo Medical Center via LifeFlight where she remains in serious condition.
Parker was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.
Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the accident.
An investigation is ongoing.
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