February 8, 2016

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North Ridgeville crash probe continues

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Police are continuing their investigation into an accident early Thursday that left a Lakewood man trapped behind the wheel of a mangled car for several hours before rescuers freed him. Investigating officers are waiting to talk with Moussa Saliba, 24, of Lakewood, to learn more details of what led to the crash, Read More…

The Morning Hit–1/27/16

A sign showing the 'Doomsday Clock' that remains at three minutes to midnight is seen after it was unveiled by the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, Tuesday during a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington. AP PHOTO

Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we talk about what people are talking about online. The web has become the digital equivalent of the office water cooler, and it’s becoming more necessary by the day to stay in the loop. Enough of the pleasantries, let’s hit it. Leo learned his lesson! Leo is a North Read More…

North Ridgeville police: Child hit by car while sledding dies

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NORTH RIDGEVILLE — The 9-year-old boy hit by a car while sledding earlier this week has died. North Ridgeville Police say Drew Hayden died today at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland due to injuries he sustained Tuesday. Hayden was a third-grader at Harris Elementary School in Amherst and the son of Julie and Matt Hayden. Read More…

Sled accident still being investigated

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NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Police are still investigating the Tuesday sledding accident that has left a child in critical condition. Officers are still reviewing the circumstances surrounding the accident that left Drew Hayden, a 9-year-old third-grader at Harris Elementary School in Amherst, with severe injuries after the sled he was riding traveled down off an embankment Read More…

Boy in sledding accident in critical condition

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NORTH RIDGEVILLE — A 9-year-old boy struck by a passing car as he was sledding in a North Ridgeville housing development remained in critical condition at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland on Wednesday with what police termed life-threatening injuries. Drew Hayden was seriously injured about 5 p.m. Tuesday in the Meadow Lakes development off Center Read More…

Victim, driver identified in North Ridgeville crash

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NORTH RIDGEVILLE — North Ridgeville Police have released an updated statement about the sledding accident that happened at 5 p.m. Tuesday on Meadow Lakes Blvd. Drew Hayden, 9, of North Ridgeville, was sledding downhill before being hit by a car driven by Chris Nagel, 44, also of North Ridgeville. As of 2 p.m. today, Hayden Read More…

Standoff ends quietly

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — A two-hour standoff involving a North Ridgeville man ended with him surrendering, police said. North Ridgeville police were dispatched at 5:44 p.m. to the 36000 block of Mills Road in reference to a man who was “reportedly depressed and suicidal.” No one else was inside the home at the time of the Read More…

Multiple charges filed against Elyria man in attempted tree stand theft

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NORTH RIDGEVILLE — An Elyria man accused of stealing part of a deer stand from private property last week allegedly tried to take the rest of it Tuesday, only to wind up facing multiple charges after he got into a fight with a hunter who confronted him, police said. William Bennett, 61, of Elyria, was Read More…

Woman’s condition improving after North Ridgeville crash

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NORTH RIDGEVILLE — A woman injured in a head-on crash Tuesday was reported to be improving at a Cleveland hospital. Kelsey Odee, 20, of North Ridgeville, was listed in fair condition as of Wednesday afternoon, according to MetroHealth Medical Center spokesman Noah Lamprecht. Odee was flown by helicopter to the hospital following the crash Tuesday Read More…

North Ridgeville police release identity of pedestrian killed Saturday night

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — North Ridgeville police identified the 51-year-old Cleveland man who was killed Saturday after being struck by a truck and a car on Lorain Road as Robert Murdoch. Police say Murdoch was crossing Lorain Road near the Motel 6 at 9:13 p.m. when he was first hit by a westbound truck. Murdoch landed Read More…