CLEVELAND -- All lanes on I-480 westbound near Ridge Road are now back open after a fatal accident closed the highway for several hours.
Officials on scene say a motorcycle was traveling westbound when he crashed into the back of a vehicle. Cleveland EMS confirmed the rider died as a result of the crash. At this time, it's not known if he was wearing a helmet.
Three other people inside the vehicle were transported to MetroHealth Hospital. Their conditions are not known at this time.
Clean-up of the scene continued into the early morning hours Wednesday.
The identities of the victims have not been released.
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