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Pedestrian killed by truck in West Side intersection

Published: Nov. 22, 2021 at 5:46 PM EST
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LAKEWOOD, Ohio (WOIO) - A woman is dead after being struck by a truck at the intersection of West 117th Street and Clifton Boulevard.

The crash happened shortly after 4 p.m. on the Lakewood side of the intersection, according to a Lakewood police media release.

The woman was apparently crossing West 117th Street in the crosswalk when she was hit by a truck.

She died at the scene, police said.

The driver of the truck stayed at the scene of the crash.

Lakewood police and fire department personnel were on the scene Monday evening and were joined by Ohio State Highway Patrol who were assisting with the investigation.

Officials did not immediately release the woman’s name while they identify her and notify her family, the release said.

No one has been arrested and no charges have been filed.

As of 5:30 p.m., police were diverting southbound traffic on West 117th Street and eastbound traffic on Clifton Boulevard.

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