CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A man was killed when his out-of-control car spun into a tree Sunday evening.
At 5:40 p.m., Cleveland police and EMS were dispatched to an accident on W. 44th St.
Investigators say the victim was driving a 2006 Nissan Maxima southbound and he was well over the posted speed limit of 25 mph.
The driver lost control on the wet pavement and slammed into a tree in front of 3060 W. 44th St.
The driver was pronounced deceased at the scene. A 43-year-old passenger was transported to Metro with severe head trauma.
Alcohol is suspected, according to police.
The incident remains under investigation.
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