CUYAHOGA FALLS — A female passenger riding on a motorcycle was killed Tuesday afternoon in a two-vehicle accident at State Road and Highbridge Road.
The Summit County Medical Examiner's Office identified the victim Wednesday morning as Graciela Overstreet, 37, of Akron. A specific cause of death has not been determined, said Gary Guenther, chief investigator with the medical examiner's office.
The motorcycle collided with a sport utility vehicle at 3:31 p.m. The motorcycle operator was injured and taken to an area hospital, while the passenger was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. The driver of the SUV wasn't injured.
The road was closed for several hours and reopened about 7:30 p.m.
The accident is under investigation by Cuyahoga Falls police, Summit County Metro Crash Team and Summit County Medical Examiner's Office.