EUCLID, Ohio - A suspect is in custody after a 19-year-old woman was hit by a car and killed.
The incident happened Saturday shortly before 11 p.m. on state Route 2 in Euclid.
Police said Kiara Rodriguez, 19, of Cleveland, pulled to the side of the road to check for a flat tire. That's when a passing car hit her.
Rodriguez was taken to Lake West Hospital, then to MetroHealth Medical Center, where she died on Monday.
Euclid police has a 65-year-old Willoughby resident in custody. The suspect is not being identified until charges are filed.