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Police ID man killed in west Charlotte crash on Thursday

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Police in Charlotte say a man has died after crashing his pickup into a tractor trailer in west Charlotte.

The incident was reported on Thursday at 7:19 p.m... at the intersection of Interstate 85 and Little Rock Road, according to the crash report from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

Carl Wayne Alexander, 68 was driving his 1994 Chevrolet pickup on Little Rock Road when he drove through a red light and crashed into a 2014 International tractor trailer making a left off of the I-85 ramp onto Little Rock Road, according to the report.

Alexander was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Police say speed and alcohol are not factors in the crash.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash is asked to call police at 704-432-2169.

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