40-year-old man dead after swerving into trees on I-71 north

Fatal car crash on I-71 North near Bellaire Road, crews working to clear scene

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Authorities are investigating the scene after a deadly crash on I-71 north on Monday, Nov. 4, around 11:30 p.m.

Police said a 40-year-old man driving a 2004 Acura lost control, drove up the embankment and struck two trees

The exit ramp at Bellaire Road was closed but re-opened this morning,

Crews worked for hours to remove the vehicle from the trees.

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