Man Dies After Car Hits Tree In Median

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — One person is dead following a single-vehicle accident on Sunday Morning.

CMPD says officers responded to the crash in the 4900 block of Central Avenue Sunday morning, at about 1 a.m.

Investigators believe Juan Carlos Camposeco-Perez, 27, was traveling at a high rate of speed and was not wearing a seat belt when his 2002 Ford Explorer struck a tree in the median.

Camposeco-Perez was ejected from his vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene by medic.  There were no other occupants in the vehicle.

It is unknown whether alcohol or drug use contributed to the wreck and the crash is still under investigation.