Woman killed after I-90 crash involving semi

Woman killed after I-90 crash involving semi
All of the westbound lanes on I-90 were closed for nearly 5 hours. (Source: WOIO)
Drivers were urged to use a detour. (Source: WOIO)
Drivers were urged to use a detour. (Source: WOIO)
The highway reopened around 3 p.m. (Source: WOIO)
The highway reopened around 3 p.m. (Source: WOIO)

MENTOR, OH (WOIO) - A 47-year-old woman who got out of her vehicle on the side of the road on I-90 was struck and killed by a semi truck in Mentor Christmas Eve.

The accident which happened just after 10:30 a.m. shut down the westbound lanes of I-90 between SR 44 and SR 306 for more than four hours while authorities investigated.

The victim's name has not been released.

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