Eric Rose Killed, Five Injured in Alleged DUI Accident in Cleveland, OH
Cleveland, OH -- A crash in the area of Cleveland, OH claimed the life of passenger Eric Rose, 17, and left five people with injuries Sunday, May 8, 2017.
The incident happened on Cedar Avenue around midnight.
Based upon the early media reports, it appears the a Hyundai was traveling north on East 71st Street when it attempted to pass a vehicle in its lane. In the same moment, the vehicle collided with a second vehicle driven by an unidentified 61-year-old woman. The two vehicles then collided, killing Eric Rose--a passenger in the Hyundai--was killed at the scene of the incident.
Four other passengers and the driver of the Hyundai suffered injuries in the collision.
Authorities are investigating the incident as potentially related to alcohol.
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