Woman killed in Airport Highway head-on collision

One woman was killed in a head-on collision above the Ohio Turnpike. / WNWO archive

A head-on collision on the Aiport Highway bridge over the Ohio Turnpike killed one woman on Monday night. Highway patrol troopers said the woman, whose name is being witheld, was struck by a vehicle driven by Gary Cleland when his car crossed the center line just before 9 p.m.

The woman was transported to St. Luke's Hospital but died from injuries suffered in the crash. Troopers said she was not wearing a seat belt.

Cleland was taken to the University of Toledo Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

No charges have been filed in the crash and alcohol is not suspected to be a factor. The collision remained under investigation Monday night.