Willoughby Hills police make arrest in wrong-way crash that killed 1, injured 5 others

Willoughby Hills police make arrest in wrong-way crash that killed 1, injured 5 others
Source: Willoughby Hills Police Department

WILLOUGHBY HILLS, Ohio (WOIO) - Police in Willoughby Hills have made an arrest in connection with a wrong-way crash that killed one woman and injured five others.

The accident occurred on Sunday, May 12, around 3:14 a.m. when a driver traveling the wrong way on an overpass connecting I-271 and I-90 crashed into oncoming traffic.

The driver at fault has been identified as 24-year-old Donnell Ferguson II of Cleveland. He was charged with reckless homicide, a third degree felony, in the death of a passenger in the other vehicle.

Willoughby Hills police make arrest in wrong-way crash that killed 1, injured 5 others

Ferguson was booked an released on a personal recognizance bond.

The accident investigation is ongoing.

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