Trees falls onto vehicle, killing driver in Ohio


CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a falling tree has killed a 60-year-old motorist in Northeast Ohio.

The Akron Beacon Journal reports the name of the man killed early today on a street in Cuyahoga Falls hasn’t been released.

Police say safety forces responded about 5:50 a.m. near Gorge Metro Park. No one else was in the vehicle. The man died at a hospital.

Cuyahoga Falls police Lt. Chad Johnson says recent storms and high winds were likely factors in why the tree fell.

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