Deadly Crash On Lancaster Highway

New+Police+Graphic147CHARLOTTE, N.C. — On Monday morning, South Division officers responded to a single vehicle crash in the 13500 block of Lancaster Highway.

According to CMPD, the vehicle was traveling south on Lancaster Highway when it ran off the right side of the road and struck a tree. The driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead on the scene.

Officials say speed and alcohol were contributing factors in this crash. They are currently working to locate and notify the victim’s family.

WCCB will provide more information as it is released.

Any person who witnessed the crash or has information about the case is asked to call 704-432-2169 or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.