Garfield Heights woman killed in crash

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) - Garfield Heights Police are investigating a one car fatal accident that happened early Saturday morning around 1:30 a.m.

Police say a car was traveling eastbound on Broadway at a high rate of speed when the driver went off the side of the road and struck a pole near Garfield Park Drive.

The car flipped, ejecting the driver, and then caught on fire.  The driver was pronounced dead on the scene.

It's unknown at this time if alcohol was a factor in the crash.

The woman is only identified as a 35-year-old Garfield Heights resident.  Her ID is being withheld pending family notification.

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