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Woman killed in Lee Road crash Sunday

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

One person was killed in a car versus motorcycle accident at Lee Road and Sorrento Avenue in Cleveland Sunday evening.

Cleveland Police say the motorcycle was southbound on Lee Road in excess of the posted speed limit and the car was northbound on Lee Road.  The car made a left turn in front of the motorcycle at Sorrento Avenue and the vehicles collided.

Both riders on the motorcycle were ejected from the bike.  Neither were wearing helmets.

The driver of the motorcycle, Chas McKnight, 25 and the passenger, Diamond Nix, 24 were both taken to MetroHealth Medical Center where Nix later died.

The driver of the car, Doris Owens, 42 was taken to Meridia South Pointe Hospital where she was treated and released.  Owens' passenger, Yancy Davis, 23 was uninjured in the accident.

Upon completion the facts of this investigation will be presented to the Prosecutor's Office for review to decide if any charges will be filed.

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