Medical examiner identifies woman who died after being thrown from vehicle on I-90

Medical examiner identifies woman who died after being thrown from vehicle on I-90

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The woman who Cleveland police said was thrown from a car on I-90 has been identified.

According to the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office, 21-year-old Vannaisha Akins died at MetroHealth Hospital.

Police and paramedics initially responded to I-90 west near Carnegie Avenue on Monday afternoon after receiving reports that a woman was thrown from a vehicle onto the freeway.

A description of the vehicle was not provided and there is no potential suspect information.

Homicide detectives are continuing the investigation.

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